Image of Videl and the Great Saiyaman (a.k.a. Gohan) from “Dragon Ball FighterZ.” They look ready to fight. Videl is a young woman with short dark hair, wearing a white tank top over a purple shirt, black shorts, and fingerless gloves. The Great Saiyaman is a young man that looks like a superhero, with clothing like a red cape, green tunic, and dark sunglasses.

Videl in Dragon Ball FighterZ: Blasting Past the Glass Ceiling to...

Like many things, Dragon Ball and its shonen genre have a history of male-heavy casts with an emphasis on action. The most featured characters...
pile of video games

Uzbekistan Ban Lends New Angle to Violent Video Games Debate

It seems that wherever video games travel, controversy inevitably follows. The central Asian nation of Uzbekistan has officially banned 34 games from import and...
Life is Strange 2 Reaction

The Reaction To Life is Strange 2 Has Been Ridiculous

The first episode of Life is Strange 2 took a particularly honest view of racism and racial issues. The reaction to it has mainly been...

Life Goals and Dead by Daylight

The wooden-pallet crashes down, stunning my Killer character and giving the Survivors a chance to scatter like scuttling spiders. I mutter and swear as...

The Games of Radical Leftist Game Dev Colestia

Since their arrival on the indie scene in the summer of 2015, Australian developer, Colestia, has released a dozen short, free games to their...
ukunion1

IWGB Opening Union Branch For Video Game Workers Could Be A...

The Independent Workers Union of Great Britain, or IWGB, have recently announced a new branch for workers in the UK's video games industry. Given...

Satire Barely Scratches The Surface Of Reality In The American Dream

Australian developer, Samurai Punk is inviting gamers to experience a future where guns are the solution to every problem. In their upcoming virtual reality...
Nintendo Switch Console and Joy-cons

Motion Controls Bring Fitness Home

When Nintendo originally released the Wii in 2006, with it came Wii Fit, Zumba, Just Dance, and a host of other games that were all...

Ghost Recon: Wildlands is a Jingoist Nightmare

Earlier this month, when the Bolivian government demanded that the French government take action against Ubisoft over Ghost Recon: Wildlands, a good many people...
two scoops

Two Scoops Aims to Bring More Diversity to Dating Sims

Characters in Western dating sims are often similar: the protagonist, a transfer student or new employee, choosing between a slate of potential love interests...

Stardew Valley’s Diversity Problem and the Mod I Used to Fix...

Early on in Stardew Valley’s development, longtime fans of farming simulators such as, Harvest Moon and Rune Factory, had a few hopes for the...
VR gaming's problem with diversity

VR Gaming’s Real Problem Isn’t Price; It’s Diversity

As virtual reality makes its much-hyped comeback, developers and headset makers have been trying to sell us on the idea that the technology will offer the most immersive...

Destiny 2 Devs: Give Us the World Your Lore Describes

As Destiny 2 enters its second year, developer Bungie has promised that the game will be much darker with its next expansion, Forsaken. To demonstrate this...

5 Feel-Good Games to Help With the Winter Blues

Seasonal Affective Disorder – also known as S.A.D – affects about six percent of the population. As the days get shorter, reduced sunlight can...

The War Stories Battlefield V is Missing

Battlefield V, the 13th entry in the series, is returning to its World War II roots. EA took a risk with the last in...

Crunch, Unpaid Overtime, Poor Health – Industry Norms That Need to...

Making a good game is hard; this is just a fact. It is a Herculean task. One which takes an incredible amount of time...