Grimdark is Overrated: Optimism in Hero Narratives [Part I]

One of our site moms gave a talk entitled Grimdark is Overrated: The Importance of (Flowers, Sunshine & Rainbow-sh*tting Unicorns) Optimism in Hero Narratives. She delivered this during the May 28, 2017 Gamers & GMs Philippines event "May Day: Calling All Heroes!". In a similar vein to our article version of this presentation, she's put together this article…

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Geek Word Wednesdays: A Definition of Meta in Fandom

Welcome to Geek Word Wednesdays, where members of Girls Got Game! will be featuring common terms relevant to geeks everywhere, and to a more critical discussion on geek identity, geek culture, and geek discourse. If you’ve ever got a word that you’d like us to study, let us know! So we kicked off our #GeekWordWednesdays column with…

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