70°
Submitted by Pozzle 915d ago | opinion piece

Weekend Hot Topic, part 2: girls in games

The discussion point for this weekend’s Inbox was suggested by reader Gadfly, who was inspired by the lack of female playable characters in Grand Theft Auto V. He asked whether video games are still too reliant on a teenage male audience - and all that implies about how women are portrayed and their role within the games.

Here is part two. (Beyond Good & Evil, Dead or alive, Half-Life 2, Mass Effect, PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360)

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

Dynamite Headdy Retrospective Review

21m ago - In 1994 Treasure released a 16-bit platformer for the Sega Mega Drive called Dynamite Headdy abou... | PC
40°

Next Battlefield 4 patch coming May 26

31m ago - The Battlefield 4 Spring update will be released on May 26 on all platforms. | PC
Ad

Make the World / Break the World

Now - Myriad is a twin-stick shooter that grows more beautiful the better you play. Give us your vote on Steam Greenlight! | Promoted post
20°

Drive Any Track Gameplay Videos Feature Etho’s Anthem, Rob Grasser

31m ago - One Angry Gamer "New gameplay videos have been popping up for FOAM Entertainment’s Drive Any Trac... | PC
20°

Game Hoarding and Dealing with It | Avoiderdragon

1h ago - Things can get out of hand when game collecting paves the way to game hoarding. This is for those... | Culture
10°

Sword of Xolan Review | Pocket Gamer

1h ago - A bright and bold retro hack-and-slash platformer that comes highly recommended. | iPhone