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The Woman Who Created a Gay-Dating Sim

Abby Lee | Posted 01.24.2015 | Gay Voices
Abby Lee

The story of the main character you play, a college senior who recently came out of the closet to his two goofy but loving roommates, seemed extremely compelling to me. There was so much potential to make something endearing, comical, and erotic.

Atari To Break Fresh Ground With 'Pridefest' Video Game

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.17.2014 | Gay Voices

Atari is set to introduce "Pridefest," an original social-sim game for tablets and mobile devices that's specially geared toward the lesbian, gay, bis...

Nintendo Says No To Gay Relationships In New Life Simulator Game

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 07.07.2014 | Gay Voices

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nintendo isn't allowing gamers to play as gay in an upcoming life simulator game. The gaming company said Tuesday it wouldn't bo...

WATCH: The Gayest Video Game Ever?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

In late November, we brought you the trailer of a video game titled "Ultimate Gay Fighter" that promises to bring hours of queer gaming fun into your ...

WATCH: Leather Bears, Voguers And Drag Queens Battle In New Queer Video Game

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

In a brilliant subversion of the traditionally masculine world of fighting video games, Handsome Woman Productions is slated to release "Ultimate Gay ...

LOOK: Super Gay Video Game Breaks New Ground

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 07.08.2013 | Gay Voices

Though queer people have had a love affair with video games since Atari, the number of actual video games featuring lesbian, gay, bisexual and transge...

WATCH: Great Gay Moments In Classic Video Games

Louis Virtel | Posted 01.02.2013 | Gay Voices
Louis Virtel

In this edition of Weeklings!, I uncover the gay history of video games you may not even know about. Get your joysticks ready, because you're about to learn a whole lot more about the secret gayness of Mario, Luigi, Lara Croft and even Halo.

GaymerCon, The First LGBT Geek And Gaming Convention, Secures Funding, Faces Criticism

The Huffington Post | Kevin Burra | Posted 08.07.2012 | Gay Voices

Updated on August 7th at 3:45pm, after GaymerCon organizers were reached for comment. On August 1st, a group of queer and ally gamers and technolog...

In Honor Of The 2012 Electronic Entertainment Expo, 10 LGBT Video Game Characters

Huffington Post | Kevin Burra | Posted 06.07.2012 | Gay Voices

The 2012 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is underway this week, which means millions of gamers around the world are salivating over industry update...

Know Thine Enemy: The Worst Anti-LGBT Moments Of The Week

Posted 06.08.2012 | Gay Voices

Every weekend we bring you a round up of either the best LGBT moments from the week before -- our Something To Celebrate series -- or, as you'll see b...

Opposing Gay-Inclusive Video Games Is 'Political Harassment,' Says Producer

Posted 04.06.2012 | Gay Voices

Popular video game producer Electronic Arts (EA) is fighting back after facing an avalanche of rightwing criticism for its decision to include lesbian...

'Star Wars: The Old Republic' Video Game To Allow Players To Have Same-Sex Relationships

Posted 01.30.2012 | Gay Voices

An option available for the "Star Wars: The Old Republic" video game will now allow characters to engage in same-sex relationships. The news has ge...