“Girls Suck at Video Games”: The Video Game: The Video

Recommended Videos

French animator Stéphanie Mercier has released a humorous animation titled “Girls Suck at Video Games.” Don’t be fooled by the title: It’s a clever little ditty about how life can be tough for a woman who has to juggle a career and a baby-in-stomach — presented in a SNES-like video game format. It brings me back to the days of Super Mario World and other side-scrollers I played as a kid, like The Magical Quest Starring Mickey Mouse (just me?).

What is it with the French, their preoccupation with sex/gender, and clever old-school-video-game-esque animations (warning: link NSFW)? Video after the jump.

You can check out more of Mercier’s work at her blog, but only if you read French (or run it through Google Translate)!

(via Laughing Squid)


The Mary Sue is supported by our audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn a small affiliate commission. Learn more
related content
Read Article ‘Monster Hunter Wilds’ May Be the Most Anticipated Game of 2025
The landscape of 'Monster Hunter Wilds'.
Read Article When Does ‘Star Wars Outlaws’ Take Place? Answered
Star Wars Outlaws promotional cover art
Read Article Should Your Steam Wallet Feel Threatened by ‘Star Wars Outlaws’?
Promotional art for 'Star Wars Outlaws'
Read Article So, Can You Pull Off Heists With Your Pals in ‘Star Wars Outlaws’?
ND-5 in 'Star Wars Outlaws'
Read Article Is There a ‘Persona 6’ Release Date? Here’s What the Internet Rumor Mill Is Stirring Up
Joker smirks while pulling back his mask in "Persona 5" promo art
Related Content
Read Article ‘Monster Hunter Wilds’ May Be the Most Anticipated Game of 2025
The landscape of 'Monster Hunter Wilds'.
Read Article When Does ‘Star Wars Outlaws’ Take Place? Answered
Star Wars Outlaws promotional cover art
Read Article Should Your Steam Wallet Feel Threatened by ‘Star Wars Outlaws’?
Promotional art for 'Star Wars Outlaws'
Read Article So, Can You Pull Off Heists With Your Pals in ‘Star Wars Outlaws’?
ND-5 in 'Star Wars Outlaws'
Read Article Is There a ‘Persona 6’ Release Date? Here’s What the Internet Rumor Mill Is Stirring Up
Joker smirks while pulling back his mask in "Persona 5" promo art