Help @INeedDivGms Stay in Business

I Need Diverse Games is in danger of having to shut down. Attending conferences isn't cheap and GDC cost us way more than even we expected. Attending PAX East isn't going to be as big of a drain but there's no way we can keep operating as is. A lot of people say they love … Continue reading Help @INeedDivGms Stay in Business

It’s #MyYearOnPatreon for @INeedDivGms

Patreon sent out a year in review to everyone using their services! Check out our stats. Thank you all so much for a great year! Thank you, because we can't do this work without your support. If you're reading this and not supporting us, you can do so for as little as $1 a month! … Continue reading It’s #MyYearOnPatreon for @INeedDivGms

Please support our work on this #GivingTuesday

I'd like to thank all of you for your support of I Need Diverse Games, our initiatives, convention appearances, intermittent Twitch streams and our work. It's #GivingTuesday, a day to help out programs, foundations, non-profits and others with donations.Here are some ways in which you can support our work: Patreon — It’s our only steady funding source … Continue reading Please support our work on this #GivingTuesday

Our Patreon is a little lonely, keep it company with a buck or three?

So now that we're a 501(c)(3), getting support via our Patreon or donations is more important than ever. It's literally how we're operating, keeping our blog up, our podcast going and how we can fund initiatives in the future. What we're able to do now: Keep Fresh out of Tokens on the air by paying … Continue reading Our Patreon is a little lonely, keep it company with a buck or three?

Join us for a special Twitch stream with guest @nkjemisin & others on August 11th!

Join us on twitch for a special stream on Thursday August 11, 2016 at 8pm CST with NK Jemisin, Shana and Joasakura for some Dragon Age Inquisition Multiplayer. We'll be doing more chill streams with guests once a month as a fun thing to do and to spread word about our twitch, and patreon which … Continue reading Join us for a special Twitch stream with guest @nkjemisin & others on August 11th!

@BlackGirlNerds is now on Patreon- Signal Boost!

Jamie Broadnax is pleased to announce the launch Black Girl Nerds on Patreon We are officially now on Patreon! The crowdfunding space is one that has been a long time coming for BGN. Many fans and followers of Black Girl Nerds have asked us if we have a Patreon and I personally have been dragging … Continue reading @BlackGirlNerds is now on Patreon- Signal Boost!

Hark! a wild update appears [public repost from Patreon]

Hello all! Long time no post that isn't podcast early access eh? So you're probably wondering what we're doing over here when we're not tweeting, blogging, podcasting, occasionally streaming? Well here's what we've been up to! We have money WOOO! So you might have seen that in January we were the Fund Club pick to … Continue reading Hark! a wild update appears [public repost from Patreon]

Why I Need Diverse Games is on Patreon

We are dedicated to helping those that want to bring more diversity to the art of gaming. We will do this by sponsoring attendance at diverse gaming conventions, promoting those that are making diverse games, indie projects and presenting on the topics of diversity in gaming at conventions. So please support our work on Patreon, … Continue reading Why I Need Diverse Games is on Patreon

Gamers of Color to Speak Out for Abortion Access on MLK Weekend

When it comes to advocating for abortion access online, the digital realm is just as full of hazards as it is possibilities. For every campaign that attracts media attention, there is bound to be anti-abortion sentiment that crosses the line into cyber-harassment and trolling. Every person who tells their abortion story has to prepare for … Continue reading Gamers of Color to Speak Out for Abortion Access on MLK Weekend

Repost – Critical Distance 2015 in Videogame blogging

SPOTLIGHT: This Year In Videogame Blogging: 2015 (originally posted over at Critical Distance) December 28th, 2015 | Posted by Eric Swain in Spotlight: We’ve made it to the end of 2015. Another year has set itself into the history books. We have gone through the archives of the past year in out endeavor to put … Continue reading Repost – Critical Distance 2015 in Videogame blogging