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Hypermasculinity & Dickwolves: The Contentious Role of Women in the New Gaming Public
As video games have attracted more critical attention and theoretical discourse and games play a more visible part in our media landscape, the modern video game community impacts the wider world of online culture and ...
Hearing ’Lady Game Creators’ Tweet: #1ReasonWhy, Women and Online Discourse in the Game Development Community
(Conference: 14th Annual Conference for the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR)14th Annual Conference for the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR), 2013)
This paper examines the rise of the #1ReasonWhy hashtag on Twitter during November 2012. It looks at how the @replies and RTs used within the hashtag built a picture of the issues facing women within the field of game ...