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The Creative Blogger Award

I was recently nominated for the Creative blogger award by my very talented fellow blogger simpleek. I’m honored to receive this award, many thanks to simpleek! It’s pretty neat to be recognized for your work and to have people out there who enjoy your blog/website enough to nominate you for a cool award. The rules…

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There is no Feminist-Led “War on Games”

I don’t think it’s all together out of the blue to bring up the perceived “war on games” that is said to be led by feminists within the gaming community. Since Gamer Gate came about last year this notion that feminists are intending to ruin video games by forcing equality on the world of gaming,…

gamingprivilege

“25 Invisible Benefits of Gaming While Male” – A Video

Male privilege within the gaming community is an important discussion for many reasons and understanding it is also very crucial. Knowing what male privilege is and how it affects the world of video games is the first step to realizing how males unknowingly benefit from the sexism that is institutionally in place against women. Once…

Boys Will Be Boys.

My 2 Cents on Unnecessary Final Fantasy XV Explanations

In recent news, Final Fantasy XV has made headlines due to the explanation given about its all-male playable party. You may be thinking “why does an all-male playable party need explanation?” and you’d be correct, there doesn’t need to be an explanation and honestly, I wish we had never received one. The game’s director Hajime…

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Initial Impressions – Dying Light

Dying Light is a first-person, zombie themed action-RPG/survival horror game which was developed by Techland (the studio behind the Dead Island franchise) and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. It was released on January 27, 2015 and is only available on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC – making it one of the few…