• HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic #GamerGate donates to anti-bullying charity.. on the General Discussion board

    Whatever the case may be, good on them for donating. For PR or not, it's a good cause being helped.

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

    @ridethelight said:The best litmus test for situations like these is to see which side is most open to criticism and discussion. At this point all of the video game "journalism" sites actively refuse...

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

    @sweeneytodd said:Please close my account and cancel my subscription. I'm done with this place.2014 Jeff would tell Kane & Lynch Jeff his concerns were unimportant and he should just give the 9.0...

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

    Guys, even if you disagree with the way Jeff thinks of GamerGate, at the end of the day the message is clear. Death threats are bad, this political bickering is bad, and let's just have fun and watch ...

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

    "But some of the people falling on the "anti-" side of the GamerGate are employing the same sort of "you are with us or against us" mentality"Very well said.

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

    My favorite quote in all of that statement was "or a hotbed of increasingly political bickering". That's what this feels like. That's what the media surrounding games has felt like in the past year an...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Hatred - A game which just might garner some... attention.. on the Hatred board

    @yinstarrunner said:@crippl3: Here's a wikipedia article about the "Cursed Soldiers" (zolnierze wyklęci) that I took 5 seconds to look up. It's an interesting article, for sure, about a subject I wa...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Hatred - A game which just might garner some... attention.. on the Hatred board

    It will be entertaining to see everything around this game, the people crying and complaining about this, and the people not interested buying it anyways just to spite others and turn it into a huge ...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Hatred - A game which just might garner some... attention.. on the Hatred board

    @dudeglove said:But Postal had a sense of humor to it. Besides, the grisly death porn train came and went a few years ago, and it wasn't that well received.The second one did. Postal 1 had 0 sense of...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Hatred - A game which just might garner some... attention.. on the Hatred board

    It's funny how this game that looks really boring is going to sell like hot cakes because it revealed itself at just the right moment to get enough controversy and people willing to spite others. If p...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @milkman said:Not sure if this has been posted yet but I think it sums things up nicely. I don't think that's fair, because the majority of gamergate, including the guys at 8chan, were trying to repo...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    For example on what could be done, Huffington post did a video interview today with some GamerGate females.Thanks for linking this, interesting.

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @luck702 said: The state of games over the last 3 months makes me want to drop the medium all together. Maybe I'll just go read some comics instead.Actual games aren't being affected by any of this, ...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @fpk said:If you want freedom Anita, fight for it. Your movement, woman equality, has been going on for decades and will soon be overtaken by a much younger movement, gay rights, because woman keep r...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @rasrimra said: @alfawolf04 said: While I disagree with a lot of Anita Sarkeesian's viewpoints, it's these death threats that are making me more and more ashamed to call myself a gamer.Why don't you ...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    I went to check on 8Chan, which according to Brianna is the home of GamerGate, thought it was pretty disgusting how they took care of the situation as it was ongoing even when they were supposedly doi...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    If the people who do these threats are related to GamerGate, they are really freaking moronic. There is no better way of making everyone side with your opposition.

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Yet Another Developer Leaves Their Home Following Harassment. on the Brianna Wu board

    @alex said: @hoodcommando said: If someone makes another hashtag with the same purpose as GamerGate, they won't be the leaders or accountable for it either. In other words, trying to change from Game...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Yet Another Developer Leaves Their Home Following Harassment. on the Brianna Wu board

    @rorie said: @hoodcommando said: @rorie said: So what other solution do you offer them? How else can they air their grievances? Making comments on forums is not gonna cut it. Say what you will abou...

  • HoodCommando posted a message in the forum topic Yet Another Developer Leaves Their Home Following Harassment. on the Brianna Wu board

    @rorie said: @hoodcommando said: Meaning, it's impossible for people to try to have a movement to make a debate about journalistic integrity without the immediate dismissal that it's a toxic sexis...