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Lingerie is not Armor – Tropes vs Women in Video Games

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This episode discovers the methods which women personalities are often put in hugely unwise, sexualizing clothing particularly developed to externalize them for the titillation of the assumed straight male gamer. We after that go over the troubles fundamental in connecting the sexualization of women personalities to ideas of women empowerment, as well as analyze what favorable representations of women sexuality and also libido in video games may appear like.

This is the 3rd episode in period 2 of Tropes vs. Women in Video Games. For much more on the layout modifications going along with period 2, please see our news below:

The Tropes vs Women in Video Games job intends to take a look at the story tools and also patterns usually related to women personalities in video gaming from a systemic, broad view point of view. This collection will certainly consist of essential evaluation of lots of precious video games as well as personalities, however bear in mind that it is both feasible (and also required) to at the same time take pleasure in media while additionally being crucial of it’s even more destructive or bothersome elements. This video clip collection is produced by Anita Sarkeesian as well as the job was moneyed by 6968 outstanding backers on

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