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  1. Female Gamers Begin to Outnumber Men

    Female gamers now outnumber their male counterparts in the UK, and American women aren’t far behind. Some 70 percent of Britons have played video games in the past six months and 52 percent of those players are women, attributable in part to the spread of smartphones. But equality is about more than numbers and, as the FBI handles bomb threats against feminist gaming blogger Anita Sarkeesian, it’s clear that some gamers are intent on keeping women out of the clubhouse.

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