Opinion Piece, Women in Gaming

Unity Promotes Women with Workshops

It's no secret that I'm a big proponent of encouraging more women to get involved in the gaming industry.

Special Guest

Women were a rarity, A Guest Post

Hi there, everyone!  I was asked by my friend Crymson Pleasure to write up a guest post about women in gaming. A little about myself first.  I have been playing tabletop RPG’s since around 1985-86, Magic: The Gathering from 1993, and MMORPG’s since 1999 with Everquest being the one I have played the longest.   What… Continue reading Women were a rarity, A Guest Post

Special Guest

Be your own block button

Hi, I'm Mike Knapp. Some of you know me as KarlDark or Hida Kenshiro. Crymson Pleasure asked me to write a guest piece for the Real Women of Gaming... and i forgot about it after two weeks of trying to figure out what i could write that hasn't already been written. She recently pressed me… Continue reading Be your own block button

Special Guest, Women in Gaming

Don’t stand in the green stuff and heal the tank…

When you first approached me about the topic the idea sparked a lot of immediate emotions. Both as a gamer and a game developer it kind of angers me a bit that women still aren't really 'meshed' into the community just the same way men are. For a guy to come into any game room… Continue reading Don’t stand in the green stuff and heal the tank…

Women in Gaming

Damsel in Distress

Awhile ago, I asked on our Facebook page if there were any blog posts that our fans wanted to see. One fan mentioned the representation of female heroes in video games. Considering that I made that post months ago, I’ve had a lot of time to think about it. I’ve kept it in the back… Continue reading Damsel in Distress

Video Games

E3 for you and me

Crackdown 3 Looks like awesomesauce! I was a huge fan of the first two. Well, the first one a bit more than the second, but that happens. I am really wondering what turn the storyline will take with this one. However, this game did give me achievement issues. As in, must have them ALL! Halo… Continue reading E3 for you and me

Anti Bullying, Women in Gaming

Why I need……

My name is Crymson Pleasure of Real Women of Gaming and I need feminism. I’ve been an avid gamer since I was a child and I am sick and tired of being told to prove myself. As a gamer, as a geek, I am more hardcore and passionate about my D&D characters than most people… Continue reading Why I need……

Anti Bullying, Special Guest, Trading Card Games, Women in Gaming

Sitting down with Daniel Dineen

I want to thank Daniel Dineen for being my very first audio interview and making my first time entertaining, informative and with great feelings about one of the many communities I participate in. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oRTK_379yCU   I hope you enjoy us talking as much as we did. Kisses ~Crymson Pleasure~

Trading Card Games

A Lesson in Legends

DC Kotei 2014 There is a bit of explaining to do so, you’re not completely lost in all of this. Legend of the Five Rings is a Trading Card Game much like Magic: The Gathering or Pokemon, but much cooler because I play it. Kotei Season The Kotei Season generally runs from February through June… Continue reading A Lesson in Legends