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GamerGate and "Hatred" are the Ultimate Powder Keg

I will not summarize GamerGate here today – it’s labyrinthine, prickly, and has been going on long enough that one could call it a “saga”. The best write-ups I have found on the subject have been… 904 more words

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On the 'Death' of #GamerGate

I’ve been seeing a lot of hullabaloo in the last few days regarding the death of GamerGate; detractors loudly cheering that the witch is finally dead despite trending statistics suggesting that it’s still going, strong as ever. 850 more words

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Alienated and Isolated

NOTE: This “Review” might contain some minor spoilers, but considering I only played about 30 minutes into the game, they would be VERY minor.

 

This is an almost not-played review of Alien Isolation. 2,093 more words

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Everything right and wrong with Polygon's editorial on #GamerGate

Despite a number of opinion pieces on #GamerGate, the cultural movement that mixes opposition to unethical practices in games media with some unsavoury misogyny, games website Polygon has refused to take a firm editorial stance on the issue – until now.   2,034 more words

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