Women In Games

Raise money for charity with Steam’s International Day of the Girl sale

Friday 11th October marks the International Day of the Girl. Declared by the United Nations, it’s a day to observe and increase awareness of gender inequality faced by girls worldwide.

1 year ago

Women In Games headlines

  • Dead or Alive Xtreme Venus Vacation lets you tug at women's clothes

    A new update to Dead or Alive Xtreme: Venus Vacation adds the option of tugging and pulling at women’s swimsuits.

    3 years ago
  • Women in Games appoints former Eidos boss Gina Jackson as CEO

    Gina Jackson, former head of business development for New Media at Eidos, has taken a position as CEO of the no-profit Women in Games Jobs. Jackson will focus on creating partnerships and initiatives in order to recruit more women in the games industry. “I am delighted to take a more active role in WIGJ and […]

    9 years ago
  • Blitz-sponsored, Rare-organised Women in Games conference dated

    Blitz just confirmed sponsorship in this year’s Women in Games conference, to take place from September 10-12 at Warwick University.The event is to be co-organised by Rare.“We’re proud to be one of the trail-blazing developers working closely with academia to promote the industry to a wider range of potential recruits,” said Blitz’s Kim Blake.“Teaming up […]

    13 years ago
  • Newton-Dunn: "It’s crazy that we don’t have more women making games"

    Speaking here, Emily Newton-Dunn, former Burnout producer and current dev on EA’s Harry Potter series, has called for more women to get involved in development both for the good of the industry and games themselves.“More women are playing games, and we’ve got a whole generation of kids who were brought up with games and that’s […]

    13 years ago
  • Get loaded, meet women at GDC

    We’re going to let this one speak for itself.“Women in Games International (WIGI), a non-profit organization in the interactive entertainment industry, will be hosting a community mixer and networking event during the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. The WIGI mixers are designed to encourage game professionals to meet each other and other industry insiders […]

    13 years ago