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Girl, Upgraded
According to the 1999 Interactive Digital Software Report (IDSA), the majority of people playing computer games are older than 18, and 38% percent of the people most frequently playing computer games are women. Boy, have things change
"...a. Where I can find games that interest me -- it seems like boys get..."

Dec. 17, 1999 Screens Feature by Sarah Hepola

Theresa Duncan's Girl-Centric CD-ROMs Are Reissued for a New Generation
The games get their "21st century premiere" in Austin
"...make it worth a developer's while. That leaves niche games gathering dust, only to be seen by those with..."

Feb. 27, 2015 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

Fat Girl
", as is the case in her latest, Fat Girl, a story of virginity lost. Titled À Ma Soeur!..."

Dec. 14, 2001 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Girl Talk
A Focus Group
"...of that research is focus groups, in which teen girls play with Girl Games products and talk about the..."

Dec. 17, 1999 Screens Feature by Sarah Hepola

30 Best Adult Games Online - Hentai, Nutaku, 3D Sex Games & More - Porn Game List 2021
30 Best Porn Games Every Dude Should Try At Least Once
"...But with 1000s of porn games out there, where can you find the perfect video..."

May 4, 2021 Events Post

Go, Girl! Go!
A father beams as her records his daughter's first season as a middle school football player.
"...for the middle school football team. The stud. No girl has ever made "the cut" at her school. I've..."

Nov. 19, 1999 Features Feature by Phillip Schmandt

Good Games for Adventurous Imaginations
Away From the Computer Screen and Back to the Table
"...catch-all term for the hobby devoted to paper role-playing games, board games, card and dice games, and more.These are..."

Dec. 12, 1997 Screens Feature by Allen Varney

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1
Katniss Everdeen goes from Hunger Games victor to emblem of the revolution
"...the series, previously more subtly deployed: that mere human girl Katniss Everdeen (Lawrence) is a shuttlecock batted between sides..."

Nov. 21, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Tabletop Games for the Holidays
Whether you're a neophyte or a gaming guru, we've got you covered
" building a rail route around the country. These games are addictive and offer hours of entertainment for your..."

Dec. 9, 2016 Screens Feature by Josh Kupecki

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2
As the series ends, we wonder what we'll do without our Katniss catnip
"...Peeta into a Manchurian Candidate-type killer, gunning for the girl he once loved. That assassination attempt failing, we begin..."

Nov. 20, 2015 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Not a Wussy Girl Band
"...that none of us wanted to be a wussy girl band," asserts drummer Susie Martinez. "The harder and faster,..."

July 16, 1999 Music Feature by Greg Beets

Dear Glutton: Where Beer and Board Games Mix
A few options for a snack, a drink, and some Settlers of Catan
" drink beer, have a snack, and play board games? One of our members is sober, which complicates things..."

May 12, 2017 Food Column by Emily Beyda

I Could’ve Been Your Girl
She & Him’s Father’s Day set might’ve made some future fathers
"...Bill Monroe, and traditional hymn “River Jordan,” the southern girls proved themselves learned students. Big sister Laura took point..."

June 17, 2013 Music Post by Abby Johnston

Playing Games with Pain
Laubenberg bill would ban abortion after ‘fetal pain’
"...learn the sex of their child. It was a girl, the couple learned – but they learned also that..."

April 15, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Wizard World: Star Trek's Marina Sirtis is a One Woman Bad Girl's Club
Counselor Troi on picking fights and scaring the boys
"...premiership game on a Saturday and all the European games in the week."..."

Oct. 26, 2012 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Hedda Games
Two productions take a new look at Ibsen's troubled and troubling heroine
"...evidence of our enduring fascination with General Gabler's little girl, a pair of productions by local theatre companies have..."

March 4, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Go Girl!
"...of a multimedia man's world? The soon-to-be Austin-based company Girl Games will certainly assuage them. Designing both entertainment and..."

Nov. 24, 1995 Screens Column

The Game Report
What's on the Boards With Austin's Game Companies
"...You've seen it on television. You've read it in..."

May 30, 1997 Screens Feature by Marcel Meyer

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
This glad-hearted and furiously funny piece of pop entertainment stars Michael Cera and is told in the vernacular of video games.
"...the same name, but it's the vernacular of video games, not sequential art, that most informs this glad-hearted and..."

Aug. 13, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

In this French film a 10-year-old girl moves into a new neighborhood and pretends to be a boy because, well, it seems like boys just have more fun.
"...fraught with turbulence, confusion, or angst. Here, a 10-year-old girl pretends to be a boy because with her flat..."

Dec. 9, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Why Wall Street Is Betting on Austin's Multimedia That Magic Touch
"...make the buzz list this year. No single-player computer games either, which were so hot in 1997. Neither do..."

March 5, 1999 Screens Feature by Louisa C. Brinsmade

Riding While Female
Women athletes make their mark at X Games Austin
"...athletes ride into town this weekend for the X Games, a three-day event at Circuit of the Americas that..."

June 5, 2015 Sports Feature by Jessi Cape

They Don't Call It Gamefellas for Nothin'
"...For the most part, console games are largely unexplored by girl game developers. Currently, Laura..."

Dec. 17, 1999 Screens Feature by Sarah Hepola

Mother, Jugs, & Speed
What It Takes to Win at Video Games
"...routine whenever we go to check out the video games at Northcross Mall. As we head to the entrance,..."

Dec. 17, 1999 Screens Feature by Kate X Messer

Cream of the Tech-Top
The Year in Multimedia
"...glide through the Internet the way you do through games instead of pointing and clicking from page to page,..."

Jan. 5, 1996 Screens Feature

Game Reviews
"...worse, the graphics are slow and choppy. Getting little girls away from their dolls and onto computers is no..."

Dec. 17, 1999 Screens Feature by Erica C. Barnett

Video Game Gift Guide
Downloadable edition
"...Downloadable video games get short shrift during the holidays. Sure, there's cyber..."

Dec. 2, 2010 Screens Post by James Renovitch

Yet another dystopic YA book series gets translated to film – and one that resembles thebestseller: engrossing yet flimsy.
"...Woodley (The Spectacular Now, The Descendants) plays an average-seeming girl, Beatrice Prior, living in a post-war, futuristic version of..."

March 21, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Resident Evil
"...(who appears in holographic images as a little British girl and tends to have lines such as, “I've been..."

March 15, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Maze Runner
Of all the dystopian teen fables, this one based on James Dashner’s popular novel is one of the best.
"...Of course, everyone wants the next Hunger Games, and though this year’s Divergent and The Giver were..."

Sept. 19, 2014 Movie Review by William Goss

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