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“Playing” with the politics of bisexual identity

Calling it a game is probably a stretch, but there are a few choices in “What’s in a name?”  The interactive vignette explores the difficulties of trying to create identities that don’t fit binary categories of gay/straight.  Check it out.

http://www.gamingpixie.com/twine/name.html

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Having a female voice in video games

Having a female voice in online games

VG Researcher points out an interesting article here (in press, so take it as you will) in which it was discovered that while playing online multiplayer games, prerecorded female voices get more responses (and more hostility/negative responses) than prerecorded male voices.

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