in an industry in which transgender representation is still rare (but increasing), the new video game tell me why stands out. tell me why is a mystery about a mothers tragic death that stars a transgender lead, a rarity in video games. (dontnod entertainment xbox game studios) by todd martens game critic. acceptance is a slice of life game by transgender video game journalist, and author, laura kate dale. The earliest trans video game characters were villains like birdo, the egg-shooting mini-boss from the 1988 nintendo game super mario brothers 2, and poison, the transgender baddie from the. enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on youtube.