Chris Martens

Chris Martens

Chris Martens is a grad student in Pittsburgh, PA, studying programming languages for the design of games and other digital media.


Image of a graphic game. The vantage point is from the backseat of a car looking through the windshield to the road. A woman with long hair is in the front seat, driving. There's a dialog box that says 'All you girls do all day is play videogames. It's not healthy,' with a response dialog that says, 'But mom, I really like videogames. Why do you care?'

A Missed Connection: Tech Feminism and Videogame Zinesters

Despite obvious commonalities between digital game makers and critics and the tech feminist community, there doesn’t seem to be much cross-communication.