The Business of Making Games

Get an inside look into the process of developing video games. From writing and voice acting to art and marketing, these women have helped craft exciting new experiences for players featuring central and diverse female characters. Hear how they got there, what they had to overcome, and some of the lessons they learned along the way.


Cissy Jones [Voice Actor, Three in a Row, Inc.], Miellyn Fitzwater Barrows [Creative Director, Gorgeous Robot], Hilary Heskett Shapiro [Senior Brand Manager, Bethesda Softworks], MacKenzie Paulus [Producer / Studio Manager, Thekla Inc.], Orsi Spanyol [Art Director, Thekla Inc.], Kay Bess [Voice Actor, Atlas Talent Agency]