In 2012, the Entertainment Software Association announced that 47% of all game players are women. Before this statistic came out, it wasn’t a surprise that girl gamers existed but the fact that this supposed ‘minority’ almost shared equal parts with the majority was used as a catalyst for the types of gaming environments we have today where females are faced with sexism, patriarchy, and other various forms of prejudice. This, in turn has initiated both positive and negative discourse and has perpetuated social change in the video game community. This is my response…
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The best dressed from this awards season: Lupita Nyong’o
When she’s not battling evil dudes, rich dudes pay her to break them. Only gig she could find that paid her to torture people.
arrow character tropes + villains (part two)
The Characters and Symbols of Batman
i’m not interested in stories. i came to hear the truth.
Focus on the journey, not the destination.
I tell you in truth: all men are Prophets or else God does not exist. Jean-Paul Sartre.