Neocrisis: Girls have been playing games since the dawn of time. It's not news. Sure there were statistics claiming that the percentage of girls was nowhere near the percentage of guys playing but who's to say statistics are ever accurate? What factors are taken into account when statistics are recorded? Moreover, who's being polled in these surveys that determine certain outcomes?
Unfortunately, even to this day, being a 'girl gamer' (note the usage of 'girl gamer' and not 'gamergirl') has had plenty of its disadvantages that can account for reasons why being a 'girl gamer' sucks. Here are five reasons: