Category Archives: Review

Review of Calgary Expo 2015: Women in Games Panel and Other Cool Stuff

I firmly believe that getting out to a convention a year, especially for those who work or live their free time in geekdom, is extremely cat [...]

Feminist Community Building Panel at Geek Girl Con 2014

Last weekend I was able to attend the fantastic, feminist Geek Girl Con 2014. This is a place of magical girls and feminist friendly dreams [...]

Your Fingers Will be Dancing Mad: Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call Review

A couple of weeks back I downloaded Curtain Call, the sequel to Theatrhythm Final Fantasy, a rhythm game by Final Fantasy creators Square-En [...]

Fighting like a Girl: Representation in Towerfall and Super Smash Bros

Recently in between trying to salvage something readable out of a paper written on Tomb Raider, cleaning a messy apartment, and battling a p [...]

South Park the Stick of Truth & Coping Mechanisms

***Mild Spoilers Ahead***   Let me start out by saying, I don’t hate South Park. I actually quite enjoy it in all it’s satirical, r [...]

A Survey of League of Legends Champions from a Gendered Perspective

The following is a statistical analysis of the League of Legends Champion’s character design from a gendered perspective. In this anal [...]

Exploring Gender Roles in the Virtual Dollhouse of Skyrim 

Dollhouses have been historically used as interpretive play spaces where the user can explore social constructs. The goal of this essay is t [...]

Bravely Default Review and “The Womanizer” Character Trope in JRPGs

For Valentine’s day I was gifted with a copy of Bravely Default. Released by Square Enix this game is the “spiritual successor&# [...]

My First YEG Girl Geek Dinner

On Wednesday January 29th I attended my first YEG Girl Geek Dinner. YEG Girl Geek dinners are (from their facebook page): Edmonton Girl Ge [...]

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 [...]
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