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Discussing tabletop and related gaming and the Irish gaming scene so you don't have to

Dec 13, 2018

This week's hosts: Seán, Shane, Mick, Mary and Shiv

This week, the party discuss women in gaming.

  • 01:35 - Observation: Few women playing cardgames
  • 02:50 - Careful Mick, the L5R community can be pretty passionate 
  • 04:32 - Critical mass needed?
  • 05:40 - I think they mean Minority Stress https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minority_stress
  • 06:40 - Hat day isn't the answer
  • 07:55 - Careful Mick, women can be pretty passionate when it comes to gender stereotyping
  • 12:15 - Good advice Mary, drones are rarely of use in most social science situations
  • 14:10 - Dement-off
  • 16:15 - Tacos are a great solution
  • 16:42 - Careful Mick, Reservoir Dogs quotes are not PG
  • 18:00 - Women only events, help or hindrance
  • 19:55 - Mick being careful and knowledgeable on Ladies Gaelic
  • 20:57 - It follows the investment time/money
  • 21:31 - Dropoff of women in STEM https://news.microsoft.com/en-gb/2017/03/01/40431/
  • 24:22 - Ladies night attracting men
  • 25:25 - Cutesy deck and backseat playing
  • 28:30 - See something, say/do something
  • 37:12 - Conclusions