Apparently, interactive films/games (?) are encouraging more women to pick up the controller and get into games. Beyond features a strong female protagonist and due to the expertly crafted storyline and fleshed out characterisation, it is refreshingly gender neutral.
- Why We Need More Games Like Beyond (Forbes)
- Beyond Author Scoffs at Female Protagonist Comments (examiner)
- Nearly Half All Gamers are Women (CNN)
- Players Uncover Ellen Page (kotaku.com.au) < this is interesting, about nude character bugs and warped minds who take the time to find them!