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Author: Rebecca Rothschild
Once upon a time, Rebecca "Bonks" Rothschild was our contributing Editor in Chief. She has a passion for FPS games and esports. She is also an accomplished fiction writer working on video games and comic books. She is currently an Associate Editor at PUBG.
The world of video gaming could be next in line behind Hollywood as a newsworthy hotbed of harassment and scandal. I know too many developers who are women who have experienced unacceptable situations and feel their only choice is to be silent. They fear for their jobs and their reputations within the development community. Game studios do not give women enough support to feel safe to speak up. Everything about the game industry is still very much male dominated. From who gets hired, to who has hiring power and who the products are marketed it to. Even when fans turn…