I am about to make someone super unhappy. Because in addition to my, I’m sure, original unsatisfactory to them response, I am about to dissect their comment here to really get into the meat of several assumptions they make and why they’re wrong. Ok, first, the comment in question: My problem is that what I… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #574 – Gatekeeping, Internalized Misogyny, and You
Since Marvel Heroes is no more, I’ve been casting about for another MMORPG to play. I’m leery of a lot of MMORPGs, just because I have female friends who have played them, and have heard the horror stories about vent, chat and other forms of communication. I really enjoyed Marvel Heroes because it didn’t have… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #455 – Secret World Legends and MMORPGs
So, yeah, in the annals of history, three computer/console games have held my attention for longer than a few months. 1. The Soulcalibur Franchise 2. Diablo and Diablo II 3. Marvel Fucking Heroes That’s in chronological order, not preference. So, I’ve taken two characters all the way to level 60, the maximum. Nightcrawler, whom I immediately prestiged,… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #312 – One Year Later: Marvel Heroes Still Fun!
Ok, yes, I have found a way to blog more about Marvel Heroes. It’s not a problem, I can stop any time that I want to. I just don’t want to. So, I’ve done a little team playing with people, mostly by virtue that the game sometimes links you up with people if you’re all… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #293 – Video/Computer Games and Pathos
I spend a fair amount of time trying to figure out what to blog about, since a large portion of my time is taken up with actual work and I do not get to live in my geeky little world 24/7. Believe me, this is a bitter, bitter disappointment to me, and I do what… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #158 – Echo Bazaar by Fail Better Games
Elena Perez of the California Chapter of NOW, for whom I guest blog, invited me to interview Felicia Day (The Guild, Dollhouse, Fallout: New Vegas, Dr. Horrible) with her. And this morning we did just that! Clicky here for the really fun interview!!! In addition to that, I would like to announce contests for copies… Read More Geek Girls Rule! Podcast 18 – Interview with Felicia Day