If you want to read something heart wrenching about the problem facing women in the video game industry then I suggest reading the Boston Globe.
It’s sad, the more people who play our games the better. You have better stories the more inclusive they are and the community as a whole improves.
It is stupid to create a community that willingly throws away 50% of people as a potential market.
It’s poor sense as a community and it’s poor sense as a business.