Posts tagged "female gamers"

‘Regency Solitaire’ Is This Year’s Casual Gaming Addiction

We haven’t been so helplessly captivated by a game since Kim Kardashian: Hollywood.

Jenn Frank / June 12, 2015

Girly Games, Games For Girls, And Girls Who Game: A Conversation With Femicom’s Rachel Weil

When I stumbled across a site called FEMICOM — “the feminine computer museum” — I knew I’d found something unique. At first glance, all I saw was a collection of twentieth century “games for girls,” an area that is virtually never talked about. It is also, admittedly, a subset of gaming that has always drive…

The Mary Sue / May 12, 2012

Girls, Unlike Boys, Are Too Busy To Game

Girls have less leisure time to play digital games than boys, according to a Michigan State University study, the findings of which could shed light on the technology gender gap. The study of 276 undergraduates found that female students spent about 16 hours more per week doing homework, working, or performing other activities than male…

Annika Harris / July 27, 2009