Yearly Archives: 2013

Women and Outfit Transformations-Lightning Returns versus Ar Tonelico III

Women and Outfit Transformations – Lightning Returns versus Ar Tonelico III ‘Did you see new article on Lightning Returns? I feel li [...]

Otome Games & the Importance of Female Friendship

Today I’m here to talk to you about the magic of friendship and the way in which it’s portrayed in games, specifically I’ll talk about [...]

Pokémon Y: First Impressions

In just a little over a week I managed to eat, sleep and pretty much breathe Pokemon Y to point where I completed the main plot line, beat t [...]

Jade Empire and Creating Cultural Norms through NPCs

  I recently played through Jade Empire, a Bioware RPG release in 2006 and set in a fictional East-Asian society. It’s a little b [...]

Postmortem: Bioshock Infinite

I finished playing Bioshock Infinite this summer, and I have been mulling on the game for some time. I was really impressed by the art and s [...]

Ladies Learning Code Edmonton: Learning Html, CSS and Javascript

On July 6th I had the privilege of mentoring a Ladies Learning Code Html/CSS session in Edmonton (I’m in front on the left! ). The Ed [...]

Ladies I have loved: Junon

So I was reacquainted with my favorite game of all time recently, Dragon Force for the Sega Saturn. It’s an interesting take on the RTS ge [...]

WINGS 101: Privilege and Videogames

I am going to try to relate privilege to the topic of video games and media in general. Please check the Further Reading section at the bott [...]

Dat Ass: The Disempowerment of the Strong Female Character through Sexual Objectification

Kate Beaton offers a hilarious summary of what I’ll be discussing in this comic. Check it out. Now don’t get me wrong, I am a true belie [...]

A Movement Encouraging Girls to Code and Make Games

This post is a hearty plug for a lot of cool stuff happening in order to address the gender gap in Computing Science. So this evening I was [...]
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