War Child's Day of the Girl artwork.

Day of the Girl

War Child's Day of the Girl celebrates women and girls in games whilst helping provide education, protection and support to girls in conflict zones around the world.

Supporting girls caught in conflict. 

Through Steam sales, charity gaming streams, events and more, Day of the Girl recognises and celebrates the achievement of women and girls in the gaming industry whilst helping to provide education, protection and support to girls in conflict zones around the world. 

Since its launch in 2018, Day of the Girl has featured some of the most iconic female characters in games and has been supported by some of the top female (and male) content creators.

The schedule 

In 2020, we kicked-off the Day of the Girl campaign with a Steam sale featuring games with amazing female characters including Fishing Cactus’ Epistory: Typing Chronicles, inkle’s Heaven’s Vault, Blindflug Studios’ Airheart and many more. 

We also hosted the 'Game Of The Girl' panel, hosted by games journalist and comedian Ellie Gibson, and featuring Anita Wong from Indigo Pearl, Izzy Jagan from Square Enix, Jade King from Trusted Reviews, and Imogen Mellor from GamingBible who discussed their experiences in the industry. Check out the full recorded panel below:

Supporting studios 

Day of the Girl is proud to be partnered with so many incredible games, publishers and developers across the industry including: 

  • Heaven’s Vault (Inkle) 
  • Epistory: Typing Chronicles (Fishing Cactus & PlugIn Digital) 
  • Her Story (Sam Barlow) 
  • Airheart (Blindflug) 
  • Cloud Chasers (Blindflug) 
  • Tacoma (Fullbright) 
  • Gone Home (Fullbright) 
  • NAIRI: Tower of Shirin, (Homebear Studio & Houndpicked Games) 
  • Bury Me, My Love (Pixel Hunt Games & PlugIn Digital) and many more! 
We are extremely proud of the female characters in our games at Raw Fury, and are proud to be supporters of War Child’s Day of the Girl.
Gerinda Meijerink, Raw Fury.

We'd love to hear from you 

If you are a streamer who wants to get involved, a studio or developer interested in working with us, or just simply want to find out more about Day of the Girl, get in touch. Please email [email protected]

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