Stuff I Won’t Hate

I’ve lately become a little obsessed with the pop culture junkie blog Stuff You Will Hate, which is mostly written by some of the guys from Metal Inquisition and some teenage scene girls. You’d be right in thinking that this is not something that would traditionally be up my proverbial alley and you’d be spot […]

Game Fatale: it’s about games, for dames

That’s not “games for dames”, a marketing category that has produced such gems as Barbie Horse Adventures and – oh god – Mary-Kate and Ashley’s Magical Mystery Mall. No, this is writing about games for and by dames. There’s some precedent, but it remains true that in the highly commercial videogaming industry there’s a widespread […]