Lesbian Spider-Queens of Mars

Year: 2014

Publisher: Itch.io

Developer: Anna Anthropy

Country: USA

Genre: Arcade

Platform: PC, Mac


Image credit: Lesbian Spider-Queens of Mars. (April 19, 2018). Retrieved from https://w.itch.io/lesbian-spider-queens-of-mars

Lesbian Spider-Queens of Mars is a colorful game inspired by classic arcade-style titles. Described as the most “videogamey videogame” that Anthropy has made due to the high level of technical skill required, the game is meant to be one-handed as it’s playable using only the arrow keys. A trailer for the game can be viewed here.

LGBTQ references in this game:

Queer Game Narrative in Lesbian Spider-Queens of Mars


  1. Anna Anthropy. (2014). Lesbian Spider-Queens of Mars (game page). Itch.io. Retrieved from https://w.itch.io/lesbian-spider-queens-of-mars
  2. Anna Anthropy. (2014). Lesbian Spider-Queens of Mars. Auntie Pixelante. Retrieved from http://auntiepixelante.com/?p=2336
  3. (2014, September 24). Lesbian Spider-Queens of Mars launch trailer. YouTube Video. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0iMy6oqd6Xg