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‘I was always told I was unusual’: why so few women design video games

Growing numbers of women are studying video games at university, yet they remain underrepresented in industry. Becca Caddy https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/feb/17/i-was-always-told-i-was-unusual-why-so-few-women-design-video-games Mon 17 Feb 2020 02.00 EST There’s a stereotype that women don’t play video games, but it couldn’t be further from the truth. The numbers don’t lie: 52% of gamers were female in the UK’s last major study in

Video Game Makers Want to Get Players Off the Couch

Developers are offering a physical twist to keep traditional fans interested and draw new ones who are bored with their workouts. By Aili McConnon https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/17/business/video-games-exercise-fitness.html Published Feb. 17, 2020 Tiffany Ruiz had tried various gyms, apps, workout routines and diets, all in an effort to get fit and lose some weight. “None of them worked because none