gamer culture

Video Explains Why Girls Suck At Games

by Phil Kollar on Jul 27, 2010 at 04:25 PM

Wait! Don't post a disgusted, anger-filled comment yet! I have plenty of female friends who are awesome at games. "Girls suck at video games" is just the title of a charming video I stumbled upon and thought I'd share with you.

This entertaining month-old video from French animator Stéphanie Mercier explores some of the obstacles that a modern woman faces in the workplace and why she's bound to end up at the bottom of the leaderboards. Most importantly, it does so using a great retro game art style and some pleasingly NES-sounding music. Check it out: