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The Internet v. Joss Whedon – My Verdict

*This article contains spoilers for Avengers: Age of Ultron. Read at your own discretion.* Recently the internet has taken up arms against director Joss Whedon for his most recent film, Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. There are a handful of things that some fans didn’t enjoy about the movie, so in typical anonymous fashion they…

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My 2 Cents on Gamer Gate

While contemplating whether or not I should even write this article I dropped it and picked it up multiple times. One one hand I’d like to share my opinion on the subject as a gamer, as a woman and as a journalist. On the other had I have already written this entire article, I already…

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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,…

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“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…