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Why Is Board Gaming So White And Male? I’m Trying To Figure That Out

Why Is Board Gaming So White And Male? I’m Trying To Figure That Out

I have loved board games my whole life and in the last 10 years spent my time browsing shops for the newest releases, growing increasingly addicted to watching board game channels on YouTube and collecting games — a collection which has taken over several rooms in my home. I regularly noticed that these friendly local game shops were filled with mostly white men, often on their own, wandering the stacks. It made me wonder, why is board gaming so white and male?