Top 10 Kickass Female Videogame Characters

If you have experience in the gaming world, you know that most of the female characters in videogames are scantily clad with a perfect hourglass shape. In fact, gender roles and sexism in videogames has been a topic of discussion and research since the 1970s. Basically since video games and arcades rose in popularity.

Female characters are often underrepresented or given negative stereotypes that make them appear weak or frail. Finding a female character that is just as tough and cunning as the male protagonist is rare, but not unheard of. In fact, in recent years, the gaming industry has […]

What is a Kubaton?

Kubotan is a simple yet powerful self defense key chain which is also referred to as Kubotan or Kobutan by others. It was developed by Takayuki Kubota as a tool for police officers used to restrain suspects without inflicting permanent injury on them. The popularity of the use of Kobutan began during the early 1970’s when the developer, Kubota brought the weapon to the presence of the LAPD simultaneously with the initial schooling of female officers included in the program.

The work kubotan came from two terms namely “Kubota”, who is the designer of the instrument and “baton”, from which […]