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Submitted by strugler 509d ago | opinion piece

How Important is Gender in MMOs?

The role of gender in not only mmorpg games, but in video games as a whole, has been a topic of some debate for quite a long time. Several recent incidents have caused this discussion to once come again into focus. The most recent was the news that the Finnish eSports association Hearthstone tournament was open only to male gamers. As could be expected, this led to a huge debate of the role and fairness of mmo gender in online gaming. MMO-Play asks the question: how important is gender in mmos? (eSports, Industry)

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