Women Gamers... Women Gamers Don't Pander To Us, But Don't Ignore Us.Women Gamers... by msandie
The number of women gamers is on the rise. Contrary to what some video game companies might believe, this is not due to the newest batch of pink handhelds or the latest release of The Sims.
Some gaming professionals see girl-gamers as an untapped market. They recognize that female gamers have been ignored by the industry and believe that designing feminine games is the solution. According to their research girls don't enjoy the same kind of games as boys do; girls want games that are more about socializing and less about violence.
Nancy Deyo believed this. She was president and CEO of Purple Moon, a game production company whose goals involved creating games specifically designed for girls. According t
Video Games:Video Games: by keiranholmes
"11.19am. Jefferson County Dispatch Center receives the first 911 call from a citizen reporting an explosion in a field on the east side of Wadsworth Boulevard between Ken Caryl and Chatfield Avenues. The explosion is actually a timed diversionary device. Two backpacks with pipe bombs, aerosol canisters and small propane tanks had been placed in a grassy open space three miles southwest of Columbine High School. Only the pipe bombs and one aerosol canister explode but the explosion and subsequent grass fire are enough to get the attention of the Jefferson County Sherrif's Office and the Littleton Fire Department. The bombs exploding in the field along Wadsworth Boulevard are intended to divert the attention of law enforcement away from what is planned to be a much more devastating scene at the school."
Columbine High School murderers, Dylan Bennet Klebold  and Eric David Harris  were fans of a video game called Doom. As the media caught onto their interest in
Video Games, Rotten Brains "Video games will rot your brain!" "As punishment, no video games for a week!" "No, you can not have the new gaming console. Your grades will begin to slip." Parents have been preaching these lines for as long as video games have been around. These days, kids are growing up with violent scenes right off the computer or television screen. Do there video game clips and cut scenes phase its young audience? Kids and adults alike, who stare like zombies at the screen with blood and mayham everywhere, hardly find any relation. In reality, video games have a somewhat brighter side where they have an ongoing history, build reaction skills and imagination, and provide a variety of recreational games and hobbies.Video Games, Rotten Brains by SiliaHollow
There have always been the misconceptions that link video games with murder. The video game Resident Evil builds adrenaline as the player's objective is