Women and Video Games
Gender Tropes in JRPGs (Part 2)
Welcome back to another installment of my informal analysis of gendered character tropes in JRPGs and their effects as role models on the younger generation of players.
What is Uncovered When You’ve “Gone Home?”
“Gone Home” is a beautiful story of young love, and how its heroes overcome all obstacles.
Fang's Final Fantasy (XIII)
Fang spends most of the game simply trying to reunite with Vanille, and once she does, she resumes right where she left off as Vanille's protective older sister. Or is there something more there?
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NYTimes Touches On Female Video Game Pioneers
... but there's not much follow through. Luckily, the internet contains a wealth of video game history, as amberhardfemme fills in the gaps.