(W) Meagan Marie
Women in Gaming: 100 Professionals of Play is a celebration of female accomplishments in the video game industry, ranging from high-level executives to programmers to cosplayers. This insightful and celebratory book highlights women who helped to establish the industry, women who disrupted it, women who fight to diversify it, and young women who will someday lead it. Featuring household names and unsung heroes, each individual profiled is a pioneer in their own right. A select few of the remarkable women featured in this book include Amy Hennig, Senior creative director and writer; Perrin Kaplan, Former vice president of marketing for Nintendo of America; Ashly Burch, Award-winning writer and voice actress; and Lorraine McLees, Senior Artist at Bungie.