It’s not often that I get to comment on gaming and feminism in a good way. [Unless Anita Serkeesian has said something again.]
It’s not often I that get to say nice things about the Halo games. [Unless it’s about the expanded universe, which apparently rocks.]
But here it is: barely a week before the release of Halo 4, Kiki Wolfkill and Bonnie Ross have announced a lifetime ban feature for sexism on XBox Live.
Way to come down on the awesome side of the debate, guys! Though I have to admit, this is the most optimistic quote I’ve ever seen:
“I’d like to think most of our Xbox Live players don’t support this kind of behaviour.”
I’m not going to touch that with a barge pole, for fear of unseating someone else’s faith in humanity in general, and gamers in specific.
Watch and read these links to know more, I have to sleep.
Hat tip to Borderhouse for this one.