Posts Tagged ‘homosexuality’


Sim(ply) Irresistible: On Bad Puns and (In)Appropriate Behavior in The Sims Social

Names of the Sims involved have been withheld to protect the innocent. EA Games released The Sims in early 2000. I was in the middle of writing my dissertation. I was trying to finish, sell our house, and get ready to relocate for my first academic job. I was stressed out and desperate. I’m not […]


Episode 9: Lesbian Lap Dances: Or, Games and Sexuality Pt. 1

(“Save As” to download or head over to iTunes to subscribe) The episode where we talk about games and sexuality. This week we focus on representations of sexual orientation in video games. Links of Note: Brink has zillions of character variations and no women Call of Duty: Black Ops Commercial Sex Difference in Spatial Skills […]