any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic
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Why are (almost) all my characters female?:
It's basically superstition at this point. In the past, I've submitted both male and female characters, but only females were accepted, and of the one male that made it into a game...well, he died a spectacularly quick and grisly death. Generally, the characters I think up are gender-neutral anyways, so given the odds, I prefer to tick the F box.