Xbox Canada and Razer partner with Paidia, a new inclusive gaming platform

Today, Xbox Canada and Razer announced a partnership with Paidia, an inclusive online gaming community that empowers women and allies to safely connect, learn and play. Paidia has launched the beta of its fully integrated portal that delivers a secure environment for gamers in search of a supportive, inclusive and kind community. 

Anyone can now create an account at by first taking the “Paidia Pledge,” which denounces online harassment or abuse of any kind, and become a subscribed member or sign up for a free 60-day trial to explore the expansive proprietary gaming portal. 

Additionally, members can expect:

  • An impressive library of games for Paidia users to host and play tournaments  - all skill levels welcome.  
  • A variety of content and media experiences including: On-demand classes taught by industry leaders, written editorial, a podcast and audio books - all created to help gamers discover and advance respective interests and expertise.   
  • A monthly hardware subscription to Paidia-skinned Razer Blade Stealths and Xbox Game Pass for PC, furthering accessibility for the broader community via new and affordable technology 

Following the launch of Paidia, comes a new podcast “The Move Makers Podcast” hosted by Padia advisor, Audrey Adair. The podcast, which is available for free on iTunes and Spotify, will feature one-on-one interviews with notable women throughout the games industry and cover the unique moves they’ve made throughout their respective careers to get to where they are today. The first two episodes featuring esports pioneer, Stephanie “missharvey” Harvey and host and content creator, Sydnee Goodman are available for download today. Season one will feature six episodes. 

A monthly subscription to Paidia costs $9.99 / month (USD). Members will have unlimited access to the Paidia platform including all media experiences, the ability to create, comment on, and share content, chat with other members, exclusive access to merchandise, the ability to earn rewards for redemption and exclusive access to partner perks. Non-paying members will be granted a free 60-day trial and be able to view select media experiences, purchase Paidia merchandise and play in select tournaments. Sign up now at