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Rick and Morty Co-Creator Justin Roiland Creates VR Studio with Epic Games’ Tanya Watson

Writer, voice actor and co-creator of the animated show Rick and Morty Justin Roiland has teamed up with former Epic Games producer Tanya Watson to create their own VR studio…

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Zoe Quinn Teams Up With Chuck Tingle For FMV Dating Sim Game

Game developer Zoe Quinn officially announced details of a game she’s been working on. She revealed that she’s teamed up with author Chuck Tingle to create a FMV (full motion…

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5 Games as Overhyped as No Man’s Sky

Is No Man’s Sky the greatest game ever made? Is it overhyped and terrible? The answer to both those questions is ’not really’–it’s actually somewhere between the two statements.…

Pokemon GO

Pokémon Go and Adults Gaming in Public

The summer of 2016 is coming to an end, and while there’s no real consensus on the “song of the summer,” which is, let’s be fair, mostly a marshmallow…

Song of the Deep

What Makes a Video Game Character Feminist?

When we discuss the politics of art, it’s easy for the results to be flattening and reductive. Art, at its best, is greater and more delicately complex than politics,…

Overwatch

Imagining Representation: LGBTQ+ Shipping in the Overwatch Fandom

Overwatch is a diverse game in many ways: characters hail from all over the world with a myriad of body types and ages, even including robotic heroes like Bastion…

Ghostbusters

5 Sad, Instructive and Fascinating Stories of Game Developers That Went Bankrupt

It seems as though dozens of developers disappear every year, some of them obscure, some flash-in-the-pans, and some fan favorites that cause a major outcry in the game community…

Starbound

Starbound Inspires Passionate Community Creations

Starbound’s countless procedurally generated worlds are a sci-fi lover’s dream. Flying through the galaxy you’ll find austere mountaintop settlements, eerie subterranean lakes, and deserted temples. There’s always something new…

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Reviews Roundup: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

The year is 2029, and mechanically augmented humans have now been deemed outcasts, living a life of complete and total segregation from the rest of society. Now an experienced…

No Man's Sky

Reviews Roundup: No Man’s Sky

Inspired by the adventure and imagination that we love from…

Review: Bound

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In the visually striking new indie game Bound, players explore…

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter is Death…

Modern incarnations of Sherlock Holmes tend to be combinations that…

Overwatch

Will Overwatch Stay Friendly Now That It Has a Competitive Mode?

Overwatch breathed new life into the gaming industry with its technicolor optimism and vibrant personality. Reviews gushed about the game’s layered gameplay and…

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mYinsanity Announces All-Female Heroes of the Storm Team

mYinsanity, an eSports organization that supports four international teams for StarCraft…

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Twitch Testing Animated Chat Icons That Cost Money Called Cheering

Twitch, one of the largest video game broadcasting platforms, is introducing…

PAX East

PAX East 2016: “Competition for All” and the State of Women in eSports

eSports are here to stay, and that was made especially clear at…

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Bioware Superstar Alix Wilton Regan on Life As a Voice Actress

Alix Wilton Regan is a British voice over actress probably best known for her work with Bioware, including providing the voice of the…

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Unity and Open Gaming Alliance Launch Professional Speakers Bureau for Women in…

The Open Gaming Alliance in partnership with Unity Technologies have launched…

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The Future Sounds Bright for Magicbrew Founder Rebecca Parnell

Rebecca Parnell is a BAFTA award-winning sound designer whose work in…

Dialogue Systems in Double Fine Games

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In this 2015 GDC session Anna Kipnis, senior gameplay programmer at…

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New Vlog Series BitByBit Features Two Women Chatting About Video…

Two women, Janet and Jess, have started a new video series on their YouTube channel BitByBit. The concept of the videos, called Coffee Break, is simple: the two women sit down over…

PAX East

PAX East 2016: “Competition for All” and the State of Women in eSports

eSports are here to stay, and that was made especially clear at PAX East…

Gaming PC

Meet Women Gamers Building Their Own Rigs

Building a computer is a labor of love. Researching, shopping, and assembling can…

Cannot be Tamed

Is It Necessary to Complete a Game Before Reviewing It?

Pam examines the factors involved in determining whether it’s OK to review a game you haven’t completed,…

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