With every step forward in the industry, there are times when it feels as though we’re taking three steps back. This week brought several gaming announcements to the fore, and unsurprisingly, there were some more heartening than others. It’s a hell of a blessing that so many incredibly talented people are joining the ever-growing ranks of social justice to combat these inherent issues.
We’ve gathered the tweets paving the way so you don’t have to wade through any less than pleasant hashtags. Unless, of course, you’re looking to join our safe space for gaming. Remember: we’re always recruiting new voices!
If you’re interested in helping to spread the word, here’s our current Twitter blast:
Are you a lady gamer looking for a safe space for your voice to be heard? We’re recruiting! http://t.co/9HyzEmbz5r
— FemHype (@FemHype) January 8, 2015
— Saladin Ahmed (@saladinahmed) January 9, 2015
2014 in review: the year women characters ruled http://t.co/WHacWYyeNS
— Polygon (@Polygon) December 29, 2014
— Brianna Wu (@Spacekatgal) January 8, 2015