‘The video game industry is a hard industry to be in as a woman – let’s claim our space and stop apologising’ – Jessica Curry
19 April 2017, 11:50 | Updated: 22 August 2017, 12:47
The weekend Jessica Curry launches High Score, a brand new video game music show on Classic FM. We spoke to her ahead of her first programme about the challenges she’s faced as a woman in the industry and whether there’s still snobbery around video game music
What’s it like working in the games industry – which is traditionally quite male-dominated – as a woman?
“Indy development is changing things – women are starting to use the technology themselves and say ‘we don’t have to wait for a game to be made, let’s just made our own game’. There’s a younger generation of women who are just so fearless.”