I Need Diverse Games’ founder Cypheroftyr is speaking at GX Australia. Come check it out! This will be streamed streamed to Twitch (twitch.tv/gxaustralia) All times are AEST [Australian Eastern Time Zone] Convert to your local time via this handy time zone converter.
SUNDAY, 11am, AUDITORIUM*
“Why A Customisable Character Isn’t Diversity”
Tanya DePass – Boss of Honor talk
One of the responses that calls for better representation is often, you can customize your character in GAME! Well that’s not actually diversity, nor inclusion or an acceptable response to not thinking about inclusion in the first place. Through examples, and discussion let’s dispel this notion that customization characters = diversity.