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Competitive women, Smash Sisters and women’s conversations in France

Disclaimer: I’ve written this analysis as part of my sociology degree, then translated it to English in a less academic writing style. At the end of the post, you’ll find more personal opinions on Smash Sisters and the initiatives by the French Women of Smash. In the 2016 census of the French Super Smash Bros. […]

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How to be an ally to the women of Smash

This blog post will give you tips to be an ally to women in the Smash community, in order to attract more players, retain the ones who like the game, and be an overall good person. Before anything else, an answer to two common “but whys” “But why do we need more women anyway?” is […]

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How to start Smash Sisters in your region

Introduction: What is Smash Sisters? Smash Sisters is a side event held at some tournaments, where women and non-binary people play in crew battles with the only goal of having fun. There are no winners, no losers, no rankings. Smash Sisters is also, and most importantly, a group of women and non-binary people who get […]