Is it me, or is everyone really focused on women/gender and gaming these days? It’s becoming a little irritating. I’ve never seen so much written about this topic as I have this year. Maybe that’s just me.
Anyway, to be hypocritical, I will link to an article on gender and gaming. I found it nicely-balanced, and a decent read. It also says a bit about Samus, whom I adore, and The Boss, whom I am utterly intrigued by. I’m playing Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater right now, and this woman is so kick-ass. She’s also quite attractive. Her character design really stood out when all the pre-release hype was going around. Yes, I know the game has been out for ages. But, uh — gender and gaming. Right. Yes. Sorry, got distracted there for a moment. Here you go: