You shouldn’t need a twenty-sided die for a rip-roarin’ good time with tabletop RPGs.
“So much of being a girl in this society is about people trying to CONTAIN you. When I think about camp, I get this gut feeling, remembering the sky above my head. No walls, no parents. During the school year, you’re just trying to survive. Camp is a chance to be someone freer- an actual person.”
All about the Companion app, which allows people walking home alone to request a digital buddy (or Companion!) to track their location. Get in here and tell me what you think!
In which we contemplate choosing a box.
Our goal is to recognize and celebrate webcomics, graphic zines, comic books, graphic novels and other forms of sequential art that feature both excellence in the art form and excellence in representation for girls and women (especially queer girls and women) and feminist themes.
Slam City Oracles is a local two-player computer game that let’s you come in like a wrecking ball. It’ll be out on September 1st—here’s a sneak peak and a review.
In which Scout and Andy disagree.
“To fully plumb the depths of my heart requires more than a single bar graph.”
“Jo’s trans identity was just another integral part of her character, and it developed very naturally — she was a leader, she was VERY passionate about being a Lumberjane, she was also trans.”
This week, we’re playing a bunch of vintage-looking modern games that are based on older books and films and games!
One of my favorite things about the internet is the rise of queer-friendly comics anthologies like these.
UX Designer and User Researcher Caroline Sinders talks SXSW, women in games and harassment in online spaces. Oh yeah, and Gamergate.
“Over the short years that I’ve been a professional, I’ve learned many skills.”
Being a gay woman-identified gamer often means finding almost nothing made for me on the usual internet sites. I have to dig for it.
Let’s pizazz up our back to school shopping lists with NERD STUFF.
All of these comics are great, all of them are about women, all of them have the same impish sense of humor and adventure. And perhaps most importantly, all of them are full of cats.
Let’s talk about Alphabet, Chelsea Manning, Tesla and Apple’s diversity numbers.
Here be monsters.
Merritt Kopas’s Videogames for Humans is an illuminating, personal look at Twine games and what the future of games could look like.
I’ve developed a real soft place in my heart for soft foods. So for today’s topic, I thought we’d talk about how to soften up other tough muscles! With science! Get pumped.