• FierceDeity posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring. on the General Discussion board

    @sarisa said:@fluttercry: I can't tell if you're trolling or legitimately asking this but here we go!Saying that diversity of experiences, interests, socioeconomic status, whatever among a bunch of ...

  • FierceDeity posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring. on the General Discussion board

    @cabbagesensei said: @fiercedeity said: @counterclockwork87 said: @cabbagesensei said: One of my fears is if Giant Bomb decides to publicly talk about the applicants' demographics, and it's revealed...

  • FierceDeity posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring. on the General Discussion board

    @cabbagesensei said:@ashkev said: Diversity for diversity's sake is bullshit. Hire the right people for the job, not because of their skin color or sex....[W]e should hire based on merit, and not gen...

  • FierceDeity posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring. on the General Discussion board

    @smcn said: @jellybones said: @plan6 said: @jellybones said: No, GiantBomb was reasonably critiqued and then a bunch of entitled children started making death threats and hurling insults.Well they...

  • FierceDeity posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring. on the General Discussion board

    @ashkev said:Diversity for diversity's sake is bullshit. Hire the right people for the job, not because of their skin color or sex.Most people agree with that sentiment, but activists will always do ...

  • FierceDeity posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring. on the General Discussion board

    @counterclockwork87 said: @cabbagesensei said: One of my fears is if Giant Bomb decides to publicly talk about the applicants' demographics, and it's revealed that little to no minorities or women a...

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @bobtoad1 said:@conmulligan: I absolutely feel the same way. Make no mistake, I can't say i don't know why they didn't hire both of these great guys, and i am certainly looking forward to the stuff ...

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @thehumandove said:New people? I better not judge them on their own merits. Instead it's more progressive to generalize them as the exact same and offer absolutely nothing because they're white males...

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @matoyak said: @mrcraggle said: So I'm aware that both Dan and Jason are from GI but why is everyone so hyped for Dan? I feel like I'm missing something.I dunno. But then, I'm on-record as disliking...

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @tadthuggish said:I wish the best of luck to the new Giant Bomb hires. Do you want my shitty opinion, though?It really concerns me how Dan Ryckert can never exist except as a caricature. He's like Je...

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @1101101 said:@darek006: Just a tip for the future: It’s not others people’s responsibility to make sure you get your facts right.I'm sorry, but I've seen this come up several times now, and I feel ...

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @hour_glass said:I am disgusted by the new hires! Ever since they came on the podcasts don't even release in the correct month! To the people whining about "diversity" yeah we totally missed a comet. ...

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post Homefront: The Revolution Brings Crytek's Touch to an American Uprising.

    @cptbedlam said:Looks lame, USAss-kissing and generic as fuck. That's Crytek's schtick it seems. I know they are German but they desperately try to pander to the American market in the lamest ways im...

  • FierceDeity posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 05/23/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @norsedudetr said:This dude in the comments on that IGN piece got it right, in my opinion. Also, I used to listen to some IGN podcasts until Moriarty’s attitude soured me on them completely. He does ...

  • FierceDeity posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 05/23/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @kentonclay said: @lysergica33 said: Am I the only one who doesn't see racism on this Far Cry cover? Just because the guy who's head the villain's hand is on is somewhat brown, it's suddenly racist?...

  • FierceDeity posted a message in the forum topic Oculus Sharply Responds to ZeniMax Allegations. on the Oculus Rift board

    @jamesjeux007 said:@joshwent: I'm kind of in the same situation. Whenever I think of Zenimax, I think of that and the "Scrolls" thing. And then I remember what studios they own, and I feel really ba...

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post War Has Apparently Changed.

    @stonyman65 said: @dezztroy said: @bwmcmaste said: I like the intimation that mercenaries are somehow a new thing - as if the existence of voluntary national standing armies isn't a relatively new ...

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post Quick Look: Luftrausers.

    @strohfist said:It's an art style that invokes one of the most horrible tragedies in all of human existence. And you play as the "Nazis" or Luftrausers or whatever. Even the name is a play on Luftwaf...

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post Quick Look: Luftrausers.

    The people whining about Nazi imagery in the comments are hilarious.

  • FierceDeity posted a message on the post Unfinished: Bounden 04/24/2014.

    @jbuchan76 said: @splodge said: @jackist said: Brad is lo@conceited said: Wow, Brad has really let himself go.For fuck sake, there is no need to be an asshole and insult someone about their weight. ...