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Women in Gaming: 100 Pioneers of Play

Women in Gaming: 100 Pioneers of Play by Prima Games at Active Social Books. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Featuring intriguing interviews from 100 influential women in gaming, learn how women have played -- and will continue to play -- important roles in

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Featuring intriguing interviews from 100 influential women in gaming, learn how women have played -- and will continue to play -- important roles in the burgeoning video game industry.

Women in Gaming: 100 Pioneers of Play is a celebration of women's accomplishments in the video game industry, ranging from high-level executives to programmers to pro-gamers. This insightful and celebratory book highlights women who helped establish the industry, women who disrupted it, women who fight to diversify it, and young women who will someday lead it. Featuring household names and unsung heroes, each individual profiled is a pioneer in their own right.

A select few of the remarkable women featured in this book include:

Ashly Burch, Emmy-winning writer and voice actress.
Carol Shaw, Early industry programmer, designer, and Industry Icon award recipient.
Tracy Fullerton, Designer & director of USC Game Innovation Lab.
Emily Greer, Cofounder & CEO of Kongregate.
Perrin Kaplan, Former vice president of marketing for Nintendo of America.
Jane Ng, Senior game artist at Campo Santo.
Patricia Vance, Longtime ESRB president & founder of the International Age Rating Coaltion.
Karisma Williams, Xbox & Oculus VR Senior UI/UX Designer.
Lorraine McLees, Senior Artist at Bungie.
Rebecca Heineman, Programmer and founding member of Interplay Productions.

Key Selling Points

100 Pioneers of Play: Interviews and Special Features with 100 diverse and prominent women highlighting their impact on the gaming industry in the fields of design, programming, animation, marketing, voiceover, and many more.

Pro Tips: Practical and anecdotal advice from industry professionals for young adults working toward a career in the video game industry.

Essays: Short essays covering various topics affecting women in gaming related careers, including "Difficult Women: The Importance of Female Characters Who Go Beyond Being Strong," "NPC: On Being Unseen in the Game Dev Community," and "Motherhood and Gaming: How Motherhood Can Help Rather Than Hinder a Career."

"A Day in the Life of" Features: An inside look at a typical day in the gaming industry across several vocations, including a streamer, a voice actor, and many more.

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Manufacturer:Prima Games
Publisher:Prima Games
Studio:Prima Games
Item Size:0 x 9.19 x 9.19 inches
Package Weight:1.25 pounds
Package Size:7.69 x 0 x 0 inches

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