ICYMI @defira85 dropped by to navigate the Grey Areas of Ace representation in gaming this week!

Kirsty for FooT

Kirsty Connor joins us to talk about Asexuality in games, the lack of representation, what’s being done well and what isn’t. We’ve also got a lot of resources in the notes below.

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What are resources for people to learn more about Asexuality, especially if they are thinking they might be on the ACE spectrum?

Asexuality Visibility and Education Network (AVEN)

queenieofaces.tumblr.com

thingsthatmakeyouacey.tumblr.com

ace-muslim.tumblr.com

defira85.tumblr.com

Articles:

Coming Up Aces: The need for Better Asexual Representation in Games – FemHype 8/14/15

Resources:

f Age – Huffington Post 08/22/2013

How to not do 101 on Asexuality, Sex Repulsion and Sexual Activity – The Ace Theist 02/18/2015

6 Actual Facts About What It Means To Be Asexual – Mic.com 05/01/2015

What we’re playing:

Kirsty: Star Wars: The Old Republic, Child of Light

Tanya: Ultra Street Fighter IV, DAI: The Descent DLC

Where to find our guest online:

Twitter: @defira85

Tumblr: defira85

Where to find your hosts online:

Tanya D.@cypheroftyr // @INeedDivGms

Twitch: twitch.tv/cypheroftyr // twitch.tv/INeedDivGames

Patreon: patreon.com/INeedDiverseGames // patreon.com/cypheroftyr

David L. Reeves@RedConversation

Twitch: twitch.tv/red_conversation

Patreon: patreon.com/redconversation

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