Gamers

We're All Gamers Now (And That's Okay)

Mike Sholars | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada
Mike Sholars

Gamer. Depending on where you say it, the word can be anything from an honourable title to a cuss word. My grandma spends more time each week playing Words With Friends than I spend using words or having actual friends. Despite that fact, she would never identify herself as a Gamer, and she's far from the only person who feels that way.

Think Video Games Are Just For Kids? The Best Options For Adult Gamers

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.17.2012 | Canada Living

Back in the day, it was kinda hard to buy Christmas gifts for fun-loving adults, since we were allegedly too old for toys. But with the average gamer ...

Why Being a Woman Working in the Gaming Biz Gets Ugly

Brenda Bailey Gershkovitch | Posted 09.09.2012 | Canada Living
Brenda Bailey Gershkovitch

Just when I think I've come to place of being comfortable in the video game industry, something happens that has made me question what I'm doing here. I'm talking about the harassment and hatred directed at feminist media critic and gamer Anita Sarkeesian. Sarkeesian is experiencing a hostility that many women in the games industry have experienced to varying degrees for many years. And it's ugly.