“I asked Gary what women’s libbers think of the situation, and he told me that he will bend to their demands when a member of the opposite sex buys a copy of Dungeons & Dragons!”A couple weeks ago I bloviated a few lines about insights gained into the appearance of women in wargaming, courtesy of Jon Peterson's Playing at the World. The author was kind enough to leave a comment on my pseudo-academic ramblings, and promised a more thorough article on the subject in the near-future.
Well, that time has arrived. In Peterson's typical style, it is exhaustively researched yet fascinating to read. So go check it out!
|Although we all know the real reason D&D appealed to the female demographic...|