From Michael Rogers MSNBC column: Girls Just Want to Have Games
“What do Barbie and Nancy Drew have in common? Besides apparent genes for agelessness, the two characters may someday be seen as crucial turning points in the evolution of interactive games for girls. Or perhaps even the evolution of interactive games for everyone.”
The article contains a short version of the rise, fall and re-rise of girl games. It raises some interesting questions about gender differences and commonalities.