I've been playing a lot of old games during this pandemic -- digging into my libraries of PS2, GameCube, and Dreamcast games that I just can't seem to make myself get rid of. To say that my once-perfect recall of all their intricacies, secrets, techniques, and puzzles is now considerably less so is the understatement of the decade. Never get older, kids. This is what happens.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/935eka/in-early-gamefaqs-the-subtext-was-often-sexism