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“Inside the research that could change the perception of kids, gaming and gender…”

[Image Credits: Polygon]

[Image Credits: polygon.com]

“That means Wiseman’s study, even as a hastily done convenience sample, is still important. These kinds of questions weren’t being asked of this population before, and now they are. And researchers like Patchin have reason to take them further.To Burch, the findings are more than just the first steps on the way to better research. They validate her experience, and that of women like her.”I’m friends with so many girls and women who’ve played games their whole lives,” Burch said. “I had a feeling this was probably going to be interesting information to present, because it was going to show a different picture than the one we’re used to seeing. It felt like it was more important than ever to get that information out there.”

Source: Inside the research that could change the perception of kids, gaming and gender | Polygon