Solvable Misogyny in Game Design is Solvable

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Laila Shabir is the co-founder and CEO of Girls Make Games. Here are some links to learn more about her game design studio, summer camp and quest to welcome more girls and women into the world of game design.

RESOURCES:

  • Girls Make Games
  • What They Don’t Sea (2019) – Explore the underwater seas to collect special algae for an alternative energy project
  • Shredded Secrets (2022) – A game about bullying, that follows the bullied kid and the struggling bully as well. Nintendo Switch
  • Find Me (2021)  A beautiful and surreal 2D puzzle platformer about a lost shadow seeking to be reunited with her human girl, while searching for memories and avoiding the dangerous city lights. Steam, Playstation
  • Blubblub (2016) – Jennifer is out on a hunt to extract cuteness from anything and everything in sight to create the world’s finest line of make up. It just so happens, BlubBlub is the cutest blub there ever was… Rescue your friends and thwart Jennifer’s scheme for building a cosmetics empire. Down with the syringes! Steam, X-box
  • Interfectorem (2015) – A young sheriff-in-training who lives alone with her sister Sali in a small town next to the woods decides to go on a hike one day, but comes home to find her younger sister brutally murdered! Steam, Playstation
  • The Hole Story (2014) – When an unsuspecting young girl finds herself transported to a mystical world, she must rely on her trusty shovel and quick wits to find her way home.

The Host

Ronald Young Jr.

Ronald Young Jr., host of Solvable, is an audio producer and storyteller based in Alexandria, VA. He is the Senior Producer and Owner of ohitsBigRon studios, which produces such shows…