• freedo posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    Nice piece, Jeff. Can't imagine how hard it's been for you guys and all the other people who've been attacked the past couple of days. But hey, no where to go but up from here, right?

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

    @millionthlayla said:After this incident, I really don't feel welcome here. I used to want to be active on the forums, but that enthusiasm has dwindled with every discussion about sexism. Every ratio...

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

    While I sort of agree that the initial criticisms were off base, they are understandable and do speak to one of the biggest problems in the games industry. Patrick recently shared an article from Joy...

  • freedo posted a message in the forum topic The Wrong Questions about No Man's Sky on the No Man's Sky board.

    @betterbuckleup: Thing about this game is that it will be insanely divisive when it comes out regardless of anything. I'll agree that I don't want to see a quest log or any of that shit in this game....

  • freedo posted a message in the forum topic New Tropes VS Women & the Importance of Basic Respect on the General Discussion board.

    @herbiebug: re: Bayonetta. Ok, sure.I haven't really played the game outside of a demo, so sorry for the ignorance and thanks for giving a good argument.Even so, that's still a rare character to find...

  • freedo posted a message in the forum topic New Tropes VS Women & the Importance of Basic Respect on the General Discussion board.

    @cornbredx: Well, ok then, give some analysis. That's why we're all here: to talk about the issues brought up in the video. Forget who made it and lets just talk about the issue at hand. What are your...

  • freedo posted a message in the forum topic New Tropes VS Women & the Importance of Basic Respect on the General Discussion board.

    @jadegl: Excellent post. And good pull on the Witcher 1 card thing. I completely forgot about that. Your angle on Mass Effect was also great since it really shins a light on how important presentatio...

  • freedo posted a message in the forum topic New Tropes VS Women & the Importance of Basic Respect on the General Discussion board.

    @truthtellah: Apologies. It sucks how easy it is for this conversation to derail into a defense or offense of Sarkeesian. My thought on objectification actually bleed into my thoughts on narrative i...

  • freedo posted a message in the forum topic New Tropes VS Women & the Importance of Basic Respect on the General Discussion board.

    @video_game_king said: @freedo said: none of us can deny that objectification is a huge problem in games. I'll deny it. That Witcher example earlier in the thread proved to be a good example of obje...

  • freedo posted a message in the forum topic New Tropes VS Women & the Importance of Basic Respect on the General Discussion board.

    @cornbredx said:@freedo: It is a problem.Anita does not do the much needed discussion any justice. The only thing she did right was getting people to start talking about it in the first place. The v...

  • freedo posted a message in the forum topic New Tropes VS Women & the Importance of Basic Respect on the General Discussion board.

    So, this is a great discussion to have period and I think that is, in and of itself, a victory for Anita. But I'm reading a lot of responses that seem to be missing the point of this video entirely, ...

  • freedo posted a message on the post E3 2014: Coverage Uncovered.

    Great job, Drew. As usual.