Category: DS


Fire Emblem Fates Introduces Same-Sex Marriage

On Tuesday, Nintendo released a statement that the newest installment of the Fire Emblem series will include same-sex marriage. Past editions of the series utilized a matchmaking Support system that powers up characters who form relationships with each other. In...


Nintendo’s Gender Problem

I admit it, sometimes I feel like I’m being a little bit hard on Nintendo and of the various studios they direct and/or publish for when I critique the way they present gender in their games. After all, in comparison...


Gender Roles in Character Classes

Fantasy Life, Level-5’s semi-recent contribution to the Nintendo 3DS’s impressive array of games, is all about (as the title suggests) living your role playing fantasies. Although light on plot and structure, the game’s numerous character classes and the ease in...