Disclosure: I am a voice actor in this game and Conrad Zimmerman, the Movie Boy, is designing it. Check it out on Kickstarter though! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/arcadedistillery/plague-road-a-roguelike-turn-based-strategy-game Dammit! This game was on my list for a long time... :(3 participating Videogames, Gender Performance, and Criticism Tweet us! http://bit.ly/pbsideachanneltwitter Idea Channel Facebook! http://bit.ly/pbsideachannelfacebook Talk about this episode on reddit! http://bit.ly/pbsideachannelreddit Idea Channel IRC! http://bit.ly/p... thelampknowzall: angyem: angyem: valkyrieshepard: alex-defector: You know what we need? More girls doing let's plays. More girls who get to sit with their friends and swear at video games. Girls pointing out that something looks like a dick and giving the... In the "water is wet" category, researchers at Indiana University just published a study confirming that Twitch viewers on popular women's streams like to talk about boobs. It also asks why big-name female streamers hear a higher ratio of chat comments ab... Twitch has just launched a new tool called AutoMod that makes use of "machine learning and natural language processing" to help streamers keep inappropriate chat out of their channels. Dr Rachel Kowert has dedicated her whole career to video game research - gamers, the games we play, and exactly what they do to our brains. Recently, Dr Kowert took to Reddit to dispel some common myths about gaming and gamers - covering everything from a... 'One time, I actually threw up': Why video game voice actors are on strike I'm actually so happy it's Friday, the weekend has finally come :) What games are you playing this weekend?