Online gaming community Païdia Wednesday launched the beta version of its portal, aimed at providing a secure environment for players looking for a supportive, inclusive and caring community. You can create an account on the Paidia website. But first, you need to take the Paidia Pledge: a pledge to speak out against online harassment and abuse of any kind. After signing up, users get a 60-day free trial to explore the portal, and then $ 10 per month.
Paidia members will have access to a library of games, and they will be able to organize and participate in tournaments, regardless of their skill level, according to a press release. The portal also includes original content like articles, podcasts, audiobooks, and on-demand courses, so players can explore and expand their interests. Members can also access new technology, merchandise, and gear from Razer and Xbox Game Pass.
Paidia is backed by investors like Guild Esports, Dynasty Esports, Leaf Mobile and Argo Blockchain and will feature voices from the gaming community like Jeannail Carter (@Cuddle_Core), Stephanie Harvey (@missharvey) and Kelsey Impicciche (@KelseyDangerous) .
“We are seeing incredible year-over-year growth for the gaming industry. One in three people on the planet play video games, with women making up almost half of the total market, yet 77% of women. experience harassment while playing online. Paidia CEO Jill Kenney said in a statement. authentic way to women and allies of all genders, but also provides them with a safe and inclusive place to connect. and play. ”
While in-game harassment is not a new issue, more and more people are demanding that companies take action againstand . The Paidia portal is still in beta, but it offers a safe haven for .