Entries in 'women' (8)

Who are the top women in the UK games industry?

Who are the top women in the UK games industry?

MCV’s Brit List will return at the end of January – but this time it will honour the 100 most influential women in the games industry.

on Nov 28th 2014 at 3:14PM in News
Women account for just 15% of UK games development

Women account for just 15% of UK games development

An investigation by Develop has found that the women represent just 15 per cent of employees at UK games development studios.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Nov 11th 2014 at 2:14PM in News
More women than men play games in the UK

More women than men play games in the UK

Women now account for a bigger share of the UK games market than males.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 17th 2014 at 10:00AM in News
Sarkeesian was right to call out Saints Row, dev says

Sarkeesian was right to call out Saints Row, dev says

Volition’s creative director Steve Jaros has said that Anita Sarkeesian was right to criticise the Saints Row games in her latest video.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 1st 2014 at 11:07AM in News

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Finnish Hearthstone tournament bans females in "effort to make it legitimate"

Finnish Hearthstone tournament bans females in "effort to make it legitimate"

A Hearthstone tournament in Finland has actively banned females from participating.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 2nd 2014 at 2:13PM in News
Far Cry 4 playable female character dropped due to workload

Far Cry 4 playable female character dropped due to workload

Another Ubisoft game has found itself embroiled in a gender equality debate.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2014 at 10:08AM in News
Ubisoft responds to Assassin's Creed Unity female omission as devs question reasoning

Ubisoft responds to Assassin's Creed Unity female omission as devs question reasoning

Publisher Ubisoft has distanced itself from claims that high workloads are behind its omission of playable female characters in the four-player co-op focused Assassin's Creed: Unity.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2014 at 8:49AM in News
Capcom promoting female roles to bolster company diversity

Capcom promoting female roles to bolster company diversity

Japanese publisher Capcom has said that it is looking to up the number of women in senior management roles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 12th 2014 at 12:44PM in News