• HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @spaceinsomniac: I will say very little about Kuchera because he is a man I do not respect. Kuchera seems to think that taking the right side on an issue is enough to make him a good person and acts ...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Kickstarter updates Terms of Use.... on the Kickstarter Funded board

    @jakob187 said:I fund game.I hate what was made.I sue developer by saying product was not of the quality I anticipated.Developer gives me money and goes bankrupt after that lawsuit turns into class a...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @LunarJetman: Don't worry I'm sure all that outrage over Phil Fish calling people "subhuman little shits" and "essentially rapists" is only moments away, oh and over that editor saying he preferred ...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @juno500: Generalization of gamers is just as bad as generalization of anyone else, these are professional writers, they are paid to express themselves well if they're failing to do so and giving the...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @zagzagovich: I thought it was very well said actually, made me want to start a band. :)

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @pcorb: Well even within literature only a very, very, veeeery small percentage of the medium is the "Crime and Punishment". There's even terrible romances within works of classic literature.

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @cagliostro88 said:@pcorb said: Every time a game shoves a huge pair of tits on the screen or takes a long, lingering shot of a woman's ass before she turns around, I feel embarrassed by my hobby and...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Kickstarter updates Terms of Use.... on the Kickstarter Funded board

    @jthom252: I can't say with certainty but to actually win a case against a Kickstarted project you would likely need to be able to prove an intent to defraud, which would mean you would need strong e...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @sergio: I should point out, and it doesn't absolve anyone, but LISTERVs, that is shared mailing software, are a pretty common way for people within industries to communicate. This type of... *ahem* ...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @finaldasa said: @heyguys: So that means it's terrible? I enjoyed it only because I thought it could give someone who has never had depression the idea of what the mental disorder is like. I showed ...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @finaldasa said:@roadshell: I can totally see how that's a big difference, but I also think when you work so closely to an industry and you see marketing, PR, and developers from the bigger companie...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @nexas: If it were as bad as people being fired for not reviewing games favorably happening regularly the gaming press wouldn't be unprofessional, it would be dead. Obviously there are issues that ar...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Kickstarter updates Terms of Use.... on the Kickstarter Funded board

    Just to be clear, again it has always been possible to take legal action against the people in charge of a Kickstarter project, and failure to deliver does not mean you can be sued for that even with...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @teaoverlord: I talked about it but I wasn't even aware of the existence of "GamerGate" until like 4 days ago an I will never use the #Hashttag or even twitter for that matter, intelligent discussion...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @conmulligan: Fair enough. I think, and I'm going to hedge again because it's what I do, you and I agree for the most part. I think I have a bit more faith in developers than you might but they may b...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Kickstarter updates Terms of Use.... on the Kickstarter Funded board

    @hailinel: Backers could always sue the people behind projects, I think you're making the mistake of assuming they'll win that law suit.

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Kickstarter updates Terms of Use.... on the Kickstarter Funded board

    @chaser324: I wouldn't be surprised if this is a response to a number of highly publicized failures on Kickstarter diminishing the trust in the system that allows it to function in the first place. A...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Kickstarter updates Terms of Use.... on the Kickstarter Funded board

    @hailinel: I disagree. They very clearly state that Kickstarter backers are, "...helping to create something new — not ordering something that already exists." Now they are just creating safe guards ...

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Disgaea 5 coming out 3/26 in Japan exclusively for the PS4.. on the Disgaea 5 board

    Huh, possibly learning some lessons from Fire Emblem with the conversation option. I'll have to see how they execute on that but it's exciting for a series that's gotten a little stale.

  • HeyGuys posted a message in the forum topic Standing Silent in the Echo Chamber. on the General Discussion board

    @chrissedoff said: @rorie: Oh, of course. Wouldn't want to suggest that an American Enterprise Institute-funded woman with a PhD making half-hearted, un-sourced claims and telling feminists they shou...