Article on the portrayal of Women in Video Games

1up has a an article on Women characters in Video Games

1up's article is ok, but it isn't very deep. The fact that the industry is mostly populated by men and that the majority of gamers are men is the obvious reason that women in video games are unrealistic and 2 dimensional. Given the plethora of studies about how women are shown in other media I'm surprised how little I was able to find about this in google...

Posted: Fri - January 14, 2005 at 06:26 PM           |