Geek Feminism Wiki

This page is for non-computer Roleplaying Games. For online gaming, see Gaming.


Roleplaying games are games in which players take on the role of a character and attempt to achieve certain goals/quests as that character. Although the term is also used for a genre of computer games, this page is about the face-to-face kind of RPGs, including Dungeons and Dragons and other games of that kind.


Women in Roleplaying Games[]



  • Jenna K. Moran - Freelance author for White Wolf who wrote large portions of Exalted first edition and parts of second edition as well as an independent game designer who wrote or worked on In Nomine, Ex Machina, Nobilis, Chuubo's Wish-Granting Engine and Weapons of the Gods.
  • Jess Hartley - Freelance Writer for White Wolf. Her own personal blog.
  • Monica Valentinelli - Freelance Writer. Does a lot of work in the indie scene. blog
  • Mur Lafferty - Freelance writer and podcaster. Her website.



Further reading[]

Timeline of Events[]


Chris Crawford using "Evolutionary Psych" to explain why women don't like shooting games. [1]


On Gender and Gaming by Jonathan Tweet