zoe quinn

PewDiePie

Examining PewDiePie, Toxicity, and Mob Rule in Gaming

This month's digest from Critical Distance focuses on online harassment and toxicity in gaming culture.
Critical Distance
10.2.17
zoe quinn

Zoë Quinn on Life Since Gamergate and Her Erotic New Video Game

In the first episode of our new web series <em>VICE Gaming Meets</em>, the video game developer talks about online harassment and shows us her new dating simulation game inspired by Amazon bestseller Chuck Tingle.
VICE Staff
8.24.16
vice gaming meets

Zoë Quinn on Life Since Gamergate and Her Erotic New Video Game

In the first episode of our new web series 'VICE Gaming Meets,' the video game developer talks about online harassment and shows us her new dating simulation game inspired by Amazon best-seller Chuck Tingle.
VICE Staff
8.24.16
Twitter

Developers Hope ‘Literally the Worst App’ Won't Be Quite So Bad This Time

The makers of Stolen! are back with new version Famous!—and hope that changes to the app will address harassment concerns.
Tom Fenwick
2.19.16
Gaming

SXSW Announces All-Day Summit on Harassment After Canceling Panels

But not all those invited may attend.
Kari Paul
10.30.15
News

United Nations Apologizes for Fault-Ridden Cyberviolence Report

The report has been taken offline and will be released soon with corrections.
Brad Glasgow
10.7.15
Features

'I'm Disappointed': Zoe Quinn Speaks Out on UN Cyberviolence Report

Controversial United Nations report comes under fire from anti-harassment activists.
Sarah Jeong
10.1.15
Gaming

Queer Gaming Conference GX Is Coming to Australia

GX was started as a reaction to gaming's dominant "bro" culture, and serves as a place for queer geeks to hang out and enjoy cool shit in a safe, inclusive space.
Wendy Syfret
7.20.15
tech

Why I Had a Computer Chip and a Tiny Magnet Implanted Under My Skin

They told me I could be anything when I grew up, so I became a cyborg.
Zoe Quinn
6.11.15
Features

Why Video Games Can't Teach You Empathy

To truly understand another person’s plight, to know the shame of being called “sir” when you are in fact “ma’am,” takes more than a video game.
Cecilia D’Anastasio
5.15.15
Gaming

This Anthology of Short Sci-Fi Video Games Is Too Weird for the Mainstream

Zoe Quinn and Alex Lifschitz give small games power in numbers.
Emanuel Maiberg
3.3.15
column

Let’s Call Female Online Harassment What It Really Is: Terrorism

If we want to make the internet a safer space for women, we need to start by recognizing the threats they face there for what they actually are.
Anne Thériault
2.13.15
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