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Google Play removes android game that advocates killing gays for sport

Monday, November 24, 2014
Google has removed a controversial game from its android store that advocated the killing of gays for sport. ...

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Electronic Arts tweets Sims’ support for LGBT Pride

Monday, June 30, 2014
As LGBT Pride Month comes to a close, EA's community team has shared an image of support on the official Twitter account for The Sims 4. The image depicts the diverse range of relationships available in the game, including ...

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Nintendo apologizes for lack of virtual equality for gay gamers

Saturday, May 10, 2014
The cover of the video game, "Tomodachi Life."
Nintendo is apologizing and pledging to be more inclusive after being criticized for not recognizing same-sex relationships in English editions of a life-simulator video game. The publisher said that while it was too late to change the current game, it ...

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Nintendo won’t allow gamers to play as gay in new life simulator game

Wednesday, May 7, 2014
The cover of the video game, "Tomodachi Life."
Nintendo isn't allowing gamers to play as gay in an upcoming life simulator game. The publisher of such gaming franchises as "The Legend of Zelda" and "Mario Bros." said Tuesday it wouldn't bow to pressure to allow players to engage ...

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Reddit ‘Gaymers’ fight cease-and-desist letter from trademark holder

Friday, January 25, 2013
Gay video game enthusiasts who belong to a "Gaymer" subsection of the website Reddit have urged the U.S. Patent and Trademark office to cancel registration of the term. ...

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Famed gay computer scientist Alan Turing honored with Monopoly edition

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
BLETCHLEY PARK, U.K. -- Alan Turing, a mathematician and World War II codebreaker widely considered to be the father of computer science and artificial intelligence, and who committed suicide in 1954 after being sentenced to chemical castration for being gay, ...

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