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Hundreds of developers plead with gamers to stop the hate

The people who make our games would like us to play along more nicely.

Hundreds of developers have signed an open letter addressed to the gaming community… 221 more words


Comment: Gamers and Tribalism

I’ve been standing back over the last few weeks and watching “controversy” unfold in the gaming community.  I don’t know what to really say about it, other than I’m aghast at the campaigns of harassment and vitriol that have been levied against the likes of Zoe Quinn, Anita Sarkeesian, Phil Fish, and Tim Schafer.   1,360 more words


Game-maker group scolds trolls over death threats and other harassment of developers

One of the biggest groups for developers in the industry took a stand against the organized online harassment several game makers are facing, calling for “the entire game community to stand together against this abhorrent behavior.” 573 more words


Videogames, Misogyny, and Terrorism


Posting with minimal comment.

This last week has been awful for games. The violence and abuse directed towards game developers and critics, many of whom I know personally, who do not sacrifice their voice or identity is appalling. 234 more words

Incoherent Rambling


I should really have pointed out that when I talk about games, they are most likely going to be hugely out of date.  I don’t have the time or the enthusiasm to keep up to date on the latest releases and therefore I shall just be talking about what I have been playing and recently that was  442 more words


War Has Changed

“I am done. I want out. RUN AWAY. Just don’t do it. Give up your dreams. They are actually nightmares. Nothing is worth this. To every aspiring game developer out there: Don’t. 517 more words


Polytron and Fez Intellectual Property Rights Up For Sale

Fans of the game Fez may finally have a chance for a sequel, after designer Phil Fish, owner of the Polytron developer studio, cancelled Fez II  277 more words

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