Entries in 'women' (10)

EA exec says perceptions of sexism in the games biz are a "cop-out"

EA exec says perceptions of sexism in the games biz are a "cop-out"

“It’s easy to blame men for not creating an attractive work environment – but I think that’s a cop-out. If we want more women to work in games, we have ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 21st 2013 at 9:55AM in News
Portal dev Kim Swift urges action to tackle industry sexism

Portal dev Kim Swift urges action to tackle industry sexism

Airtight Games creative director Kim Swift has called on women developers to tackle sexism in the game industry.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Jan 3rd 2013 at 4:04PM in News
Women make up 60 per cent of mobile gamers

Women make up 60 per cent of mobile gamers

A survey recently conducted by research firm EEDAR shows nearly 60 per cent of mobile gamers are women.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 4th 2012 at 7:00AM in News

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Female gamers are 4x more likely to be harassed online than men

Female gamers are 4x more likely to be harassed online than men

The sad truth of sexism amongst on line gamers has been laid bare by a new report.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 10th 2012 at 10:14AM in News
Violence against women controversy has altered God of War development

Violence against women controversy has altered God of War development

It’s been one of the hottest subjects in games media in recent weeks, and now the direct consequences of the violence against women debate are being felt.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 20th 2012 at 1:36PM in News
In pictures: The Diablo III launch

In pictures: The Diablo III launch

Blizzard’s RPG Diablo III finally hit shelves last night and MCV was at the UK launch event to bring you over 50 images.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on May 15th 2012 at 11:56AM in News

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Survey: Women love gaming more than sex

Survey: Women love gaming more than sex

A new study has found that women who play online games prefer their gaming sessions to taking a bath, shopping, working out – and having sex.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 15th 2011 at 11:44AM in News
Female UK dev count ‘falls to 4%’

Female UK dev count ‘falls to 4%’

The UK game industry is 96 per cent male dominated, new data suggests.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 8th 2010 at 2:21PM in News