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8 Characters You Didn’t Know Were Aimed At Women
Since historically, gaming has always been considered a very male-orientated pursuit by people making games, characters were invariably designed with the male audience firmly in mind, with the needs and wants of women being either ignored or included as an afterthought (despite making up half the population of gamers). Though games have indeed been getting more progressive in recent years, there is still quite a long way to go until both sexes are being catered to equally. That being said, even though women are woefully under-represented in games today doesn’t mean that developers are totally unaware that women gamers exist. Here are 8 characters that were made with XX-chromosome-havers in mind.

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8 Characters You Didn’t Know Were Aimed At Women

Since historically, gaming has always been considered a very male-orientated pursuit by people making games, characters were invariably designed with the male audience firmly in mind, with the needs and wants of women being either ignored or included as an afterthought (despite making up half the population of gamers). Though games have indeed been getting more progressive in recent years, there is still quite a long way to go until both sexes are being catered to equally. That being said, even though women are woefully under-represented in games today doesn’t mean that developers are totally unaware that women gamers exist. Here are 8 characters that were made with XX-chromosome-havers in mind.

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