Ok, don’t click the link unless you’re prepared to sob like a baby at your computer. Boy gets to be superhero for a day. The Make-A-Wish Foundation, an organization full of beautiful human beings, made a young boy with cancer’s wish to be a superhero come true. 13 year old Erik Martin got to be… Read More Geek Girls Rule #126 – Superheroes ARE Real.
I catch a fair amount of crap for my love of “rules light” systems. “Oooh, how typically ‘girl’ of you!” Blah Blah Blah… Whatever. Now, in my defense it isn’t that I can’t handle crunchy, rules heavy systems, I can. I played, and ran, GURPS for years. For heaven’s sake, I’ve played Rolemaster! I just don’t… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #125 – Sometimes Simpler is Better*
Between massive allergies and the death of my grandfather, I’ve been a bit busy. More soon. I promise.
11 am to 2pm at the Wayward Coffeehouse in Seattle. See previous post for URL.
Women Gamer Meet-Up – April 24, 11-2 at the Wayward Coffeehouse in Greenwood (Seattle). http://www.waywardcoffee.com/ We need to come up with a name that has a better acronym for this. I’ve been mulling it over: Seattle Gaming Women, Gaming Women of the PNW, I don’t know. You guys talk it over.
I love this clip from That Mitchell and Webb Look. That’s about the size of it.
http://gamevideos.1up.com/video/id/28300 The above is a commercial for God of War 3, titled “Insignificant Other.” I apologize for linking you to a site where you’ll have to watch an ad to see the ad (WTF?) but I think reading the comments below demonstrates why women don’t feel welcome in the videogames community. But first let’s talk… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #124 – Bitches ain’t Shit… ORLY?