Can the NBA 2K League tackle gender diversity in gaming?

By Latoya Peterson

Ready Player Two (Shira Chess)Shira Chess, author of "Ready Player Two: Women Gamers and Designed Identity," asks, "what does a sports video game that encourages women audiences look like? Is it about changing characters? Changing playstyles? The sports industry already has a complicated relationship with women, so it gets further messy when coupled with video games."

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