Hi! So, this is a day late because Tuesday night I ran a demo of Guns & Glamour, the PBTA hack I’ve been working on forever, for @ActualPlay on their twitch stream. I had never done that before. I mean, I’ve run and played games online before, over Skype or Google Hangouts. But doing it… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #548 – Guns & Glamour
Heist tights. The one year mark. Ok, so I picked up a pair of their heaviest dernier tights this winter, and they were not as good. Honestly, they may be expanding a little too fast, because the last pair of the 50s that I bought were not as good as the initial pairs. I’ve seen… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #547 – Update on the Heist Tights
Ok, so there’s the jewelry company, Ryan Porter, and they do custom jewelry, and I do love the “Harridan” necklace I ordered from them, so I ordered a Geek Girls Rule bracelet from them, just to give it away. Basically, I’m gonna open this up here and on the public blog. And I want to… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #546 – Giveaway and Weird Childhood Shit
YEEEEESSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! LOVED IT! I am likely to head into spoiler territory in the parts of this review after the cut. And, oh, what was that? It’s already grossed more than $160 million in the US alone on it’s opening weekend? Do you hear that? That would be the sound of Comicsgate’s tears of infinite sadness.… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #545 – Review: Captain Marvel
Or conversely, everyone has to do some gatekeeping, but when it’s because someone has demonstrated through their actions that they are a douchebag, it’s no longer gatekeeping. Instead it’s boundaries. Yeah, I’ve seen these jackasses with their “I took a philosophy course my freshman year of college,” arguments, and it’s bullshit. Look, wanting to deny… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #542 – What Gatekeeping Is and Isn’t?
Well, the good news is that I have gone long enough between migraines that I’ve been able to start using my kettlebells again. Which is nice, but geez I’m sore. I continue to monitor the whole Gaming #MeToo situation, and while there are some heartening developments, the sheer number of stories coming out is more… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #541 – A Little Levity
Ok, so I’ve spent the last 24 hours in migraine land, and hopefully this doesn’t tip me back in, but here goes. We have reached the stage of gaming’s #MeToo where people have started to realize that they, or people they know have pretty much all given cover to some pretty shady assholes in the… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #540 – Well, this is a Clusterfuck