Bonnie Ross, head of 343 Industries, and Kiki Wolfkill, executive producer of Halo 4, recently announced that Xbox Live players who make sexist or discriminatory comments can be penalized with a lifetime ban from Halo 4. Read more about it here at GamesSpot. This decision has provoked a multitude of responses a few of which I […]
One of the most (unfortunately) ever-present issues in the gaming community, and all sorts of other communities for that matter, is hate speech and misogyny. This week Extra Credits posted a call to arms. I can’t say it better than they can, so here it is.
An article from The Guardian tells us that the number of grassroots feminist groups in the UK have doubled in the last two years. Yay! These groups are battling the objectification of and discrimination against women, and apparently filling their ranks with young men as well. Well done ladies and gentlemen. The article in highlights […]