Video Games

Overwatch. Black animated woman character with white dreds pulled back into ponytail with shaven sides.

'Overwatch' Says First Black Woman Hero is Finally Joining the Game

But gamers are skeptical when the universe already includes a gorilla and a hamster as stars: “One character among a roster of 31 is the absolute bare minimum of representation.”

Sexy Female Video Game Avatars Can Negatively Affect Women

A new study shows that hypersexualized female avatars in video games can cause negative body image and promote rape acceptance in women.