Quote of the Moment: The demographic development drift
I don't believe this shift in demographics is a temporary one either. While the new "hard core" gamer might not pick up the next DOOM or Quake, Facebook games have made gamers out of millions of women, the same women who might one day encourage their daughters to pursue a career in this field or pursue it themselves.
It is this new trend, Facebook's ability to merge fun and friends in a unique and super-social way, that paves the way for and calls out to the next crop of female developers."
-Veteran game designer Brenda Brathwaite discusses how social games are attracting a new generation of women to the joys of gaming