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Submitted by Lupus64 1013d ago | article

Queer and Gender Equity Vital say Indie Devs

"In a lot of ways video games have been a ‘boys club,’ embracing the traditional hetero fantasies. You’re a man on a quest, you defeat the bad guy and you get the girl. Games seem to rarely concern itself with a wider audience of people with differing sexuality or gender because it seems that that is not the audience being spoken to by the industry.

Jamie Woo, co-founder and co-organizer of Gamercamp an event showcasing North American game developer talent, decided he was going to do something about that" (Culture, Dev, Dragon Age: Origins, Industry, Tag Invalid, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time)

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