The Realities of Creating LGBTQ+ Content in Games

Creating LGBTQ+ content in games comes with its fair share of complications. From pitches to research to marketing, from indie to AAA, every step of development has to be carefully planned. What are the realities of creating LGBTQ+ content in today’s games industry? How can we ensure respectful representation? And how can we best support game developers who wish to create this content? Join a variety of game developers as they discuss the triumphs and hardships of creating LGBTQ+ content in games.

Panelists

Tori Schafer [Writer & Narrative Designer, Proletariat], Sarah Hecker [Social Media Manager, Zenimax Online Studios], Jennifer Stienstra [Writer & Narrative Designer, Freelancer], Ana Valens [NSFW Reporter, The Daily Dot]