• Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Why get mad at console exclusives?. on the General Discussion board

    @theacidskull: Betrayal implies that the company even cared about "loyalty" in the first place. As far as I know Capcom never promised anything to anyone. It is the fan base that is assuming that Cap...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Why get mad at console exclusives?. on the General Discussion board

    @mcshank said: @demokk said: @frostyryan said: We're humans. We're allowed to be a little irrational. Getting upset because we can't easily play something we want to play is understandable. No, vid...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Why get mad at console exclusives?. on the General Discussion board

    @frostyryan: @theacidskull: Really liking something, especially something as luxurious as video games, doesn't make you entitled to it. Getting upset and ruining your day (and possibly other people'...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Why get mad at console exclusives?. on the General Discussion board

    @frostyryan said: We're humans. We're allowed to be a little irrational. Getting upset because we can't easily play something we want to play is understandable. No, video games aren't a necessity. Th...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Censorship, Art Analysis, and Games as Art. on the General Discussion board

    Nice post!I entirely agree on that nobody should be upset. Letting one's emotions control the discussion is one sure way of making it useless and frustrating.I would change the feminist analysis to so...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Broken Age's Second Half Moving into Early 2015. on the Broken Age board

    @kestrelpi: As a backer who has been pretty satisfied with what they have delivered so far (especially the documentary), I agree with you on most of what you have said on this thread, but to be hones...

  • Demokk posted a message on the post Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Review.

    @goldanas: You are forgetting some key facts regarding the relative value of money and games. Games have very different prices across different countries and people have extremely different incomes, ...

  • Demokk posted a message on the post Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Review.

    @goldanas said: I was originally pretty excited for this game when I thought it was going to be $10. I was surprised to see 3 stars, because I didn't know it was $40 until I read the review. I can ea...

  • Demokk posted a message on the post Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Review.

    @goldanas said: I was originally pretty excited for this game when I thought it was going to be $10. I was surprised to see 3 stars, because I didn't know it was $40 until I read the review. I can ea...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic I wanna do a martial art, so sell me on one!. on the Off-Topic board

    First of all think about why you want to learn as this will greatly impact the kind of style that you would benefit the most from. Any martial art or combat sport will help you learn self-defense, bu...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 11/03/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @asko25 said: Usually it's the parents (or school) that enforces the gender stereotype (like in Sarkeesian's experience), and yet we must continue to chide media creators and the most "undesirable" de...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 11/03/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @dan_citi said: @fonzinator said: @yeliwofthecorn said: Huh. Can't say I was expecting a video made by a GGer (Total Biscuit started actively supporting it after all those death of the gamer article...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Developer Threatens Gabe Newell, Valve Removes Game From Steam [UPDATED]. on the Paranautical Activity board

    @legion_ said:You know, I actually think it's harsh and petty to remove his game from Steam. It's so obviously just something he wrote in anger. And he wrote it on the most public place in the world. ...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Letter from the Editor discussion.. on the General Discussion board

    @rays_gaming_rants said: I really appreciate the sentiment here that "Silence does not equal complicity". Honestly I don't watch Anita Sarkeesian's videos. I tried and found them boring, so I turned ...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian talks about harassment at XOXO Fest. on the General Discussion board

    @getz: @getz said: @demokk said: @everettescott said: @lab392 said: And death threats are something that a lot of women in video games have to face and be legitimately concerned with. With the perso...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian talks about harassment at XOXO Fest. on the General Discussion board

    @marokai said: @impartialgecko: Books come to mind. Women are significantly more likely to read than men.Here's a stat from a genre I (as a gay dude) enjoy reading: Romance novels. Women make up 84% ...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian talks about harassment at XOXO Fest. on the General Discussion board

    @everettescott said: @lab392 said: And death threats are something that a lot of women in video games have to face and be legitimately concerned with. With the personal information leaks from months ...

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  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Exposing sexism in this generation. on the General Discussion board

    @scarycrayons said: @demokk said: "Not per se, but creating characters that serve no other purpose but mere eye candy is sexual objectification." - Thankfully, there are very few characters that o...

  • Demokk posted a message in the forum topic Exposing sexism in this generation. on the General Discussion board

    @scarycrayons said: I just wish people would be more open-minded and less restrictive, and wish that everybody remembers that:- Sexy characters isn't a sign of sexism. Not per se, but creating chara...