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Armchair Dragoons on the “culture wars”

DragoonsLogoHEADER-1A special issue of Armchair Dragoons’ Mentioned in Dispatches podcast features Brant Guillory, Matt Kirschenbaum, and myself discussing recent controversies on representation and diversity in the wargaming hobby.

For some background, see these previous reports at PAXsims:

There is also a longer list of articles linked at Armchair Dragoons.

And before anyone comments, yes we were all painfully aware of the irony of three middle-aged white guys discussing diversity in the hobby—sadly, many of the other gamers Brant reached out were unavailable. If you’ve got something you would like to contribute to the debate (especially if you’re a female, LGBTQ, or other minority wargamer) please drop us a line—PAXsims is always looking for material on this and other topics.

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Picture credit: Origin.

3 responses to “Armchair Dragoons on the “culture wars”

  1. brtrain 09/08/2019 at 5:36 pm

    What game is pictured in the image?

  2. Rex Brynen 11/08/2019 at 2:07 pm

    It is indeed–I’ve updated the post with a link to the game.

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