Items tagged representation

In Dungeons and Dragons you can be almost anything, so why the backlash over a combat wheelchair?

Tags: community, representation

What should I be sensitive to when western or Deadlands gaming?

This weekend the RPG.net community discusses another thorny issue. Having just completed a novella that features Native American main characters in a sci-fi setting with themes of colonization, I'm glad to have friends who can advise about issues like this. Failing that, two things help: knowing history, and remembering that people are people: a very diverse bunch, even within the same social or ethnic groups. In other words, no stereotyping. It's a good start.

Tags: tabletop, rpg, representation

The Uncanny Valley of Culture

Tags: representation, critique

Blizzard's Long History of Manic Pixie Nightmare Girls and Fear of Women

Tags: critique, representation

Going Indie in Syria

Tags: indie, representation

Steam now has an official LGBTQ+ tag, hub page

Tags: business, representation

Exploring Our Stories & Decolonizing Games

Tags: critique, representation

What It's Like To Write About Race And Video Games

Tags: representation, critique

Blizzard and Black Women: Is it beef?

Tags: business, representation, critique

GOG makes another offensive tweet, offers non-apology

Tags: business, representation, critique

Zombie Orpheus cancels contract with GOG over transphobia

Tags: business, representation, critique

The state of blackness in games

Tags: representation, critique