omg riri (teh_riaz) wrote in inclusive_geeks,

Tomb raider horseshit (trigger warning)

http://kotaku.com/5917400/youll-want-to-protect-the-new-less-curvy-lara-croft

Presented without comment as I'm too fucking furious to be coherent for so many reasons.  (also, trigger warning.)


edit: hell no I can't do this without comment.

PROTECT? WH

people don't identify with her?  well GOD DAMN I forgot women aren't people.

and I'm not even going to comment on the rape shit other than to say, holy fucking wow, if they ever made a duke nukem origin game, I'm PRETTY FUCKING SURE HE WOULDN'T GET RAPED.


edit #2:

here are two well written articles that are worth sharing:

http://www.forbes.com/sites/danielnyegriffiths/2012/06/12/the-new-lara-croft/
http://www.themarysue.com/lara-croft-misogyny/

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