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The Border House Podcast – Episode 5: Our Avatars and Us
[caption id="attachment_7182" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Character creator of Saints Row 3 showing an alternative-styled man of color"][/caption] This time around, Rawles and I talk about Skyrim, Saints Row 3, and other games that have character creators and how they relate to diversity issues in gaming. Unfortunately, I sound a little weird and there's a few blips here and there, I was sick during the recording :( But I'm better now and the oddities are minimal, so we hope you all enjoy! And remember, we're always looking for guest speakers, so if you are an active game critic/journalist, designer, or activist, get in contact with me! Interviews are also a possibility :) Opening & Closing Credits - Was that away message for me? by 8bit Betty