• Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Yikes, turns out this censors any reference to Taiwan or Hong Kong. on the Genshin Impact board

    @oursin_360: I think the point is the vast majority of those making declarations of wishing to boycott this Chinese game had no interest in spending money on it in the first place.The moment a game th...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Yikes, turns out this censors any reference to Taiwan or Hong Kong. on the Genshin Impact board

    @oursin_360 said: I often wonder how many people today would have supported companies in apartheid south africa with this same logic.If apartheid era South Africa was an economic and cultural juggerna...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Need to vent. on the Off-Topic board

    High school teacher here and I also absolutely hear you.I'm feeling super fortunate that my school is maintaining full distance learning for both teachers and students.You said that your union is the...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Thoughts on Genshin Impact post-launch?. on the Genshin Impact board

    @nodima: There is no "end game" in a gacha game. You use resin (the game's energy system) to grind for materials and accessories that strengthen your characters while doing repetitive tasks such as da...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Yikes, turns out this censors any reference to Taiwan or Hong Kong. on the Genshin Impact board

    @icemael: Would people use stronger language to condemn the actions? Sure. Will it change their own personal purchasing behavior? I doubt it.Talk is easy and cheap, especially on an internet message b...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Thoughts on Genshin Impact post-launch?. on the Genshin Impact board

    @nodima: Mihoyo is a Chinese developer, not Japanese.

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @someoneproud: You're right. It's not logical. I know for a fact that my stance today is not logical because I said the exact things you were saying a decade ago on these very forums.However, the emot...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @jesus_phish said:@turambar: Literally just trying to provide my support but ok go off on one.I'll leave this thread to the Americans. Good luck.If you want to offer support, by all means. However, te...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @north6 said: @turambar said: @north6 said: @turambar: I misread his post, deleted my comment... but I guess you did too, lol.I was actually just responding to you, and letting you know why people, i...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @north6 said: @turambar: I misread his post, deleted my comment... but I guess you did too, lol.I was actually just responding to you, and letting you know why people, including me, were going "maybe...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @jesus_phish said:@frytup: But also you should realize that there is emotion or else people wouldn't have gone out to protest when we're literally still in the process of just reopening our country f...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @north6 said: Not a strawman. Read the last page. Multiple people arguing for violent protests. Fucking horrifying.Welcome to the emotions that are given birth from decades of minimal progress.

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @someoneproud said:@north6: I really don't understand why people are so staunch in their denial / ignorance of this. Nobody I've seen here has said anything at all in support of police brutality, sto...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @jesus_phish: We really don't need an outsider telling us that we have a problem in a tone that makes it sound as if you've just discovered fire.

  • Turambar posted a message on the post 637: Slow Off King.

    @discohippoletsgo said:@turambar: Ok, then lets discuss it. The peaceful protestors for George Floyd and police brutality are much more worthy and have much higher merit to do so than Michigan protes...

  • Turambar posted a message on the post 637: Slow Off King.

    @discohippoletsgo: "It really makes no difference, there's no reason to discuss which protest was more worthy or not. All I'm trying to say is that they both have merit."I disagree. There is absolutel...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @chaser324 said: @north6 said: @chaser324: Everything meaningful and lasting has come from peaceful protests. Violence cannot be the answer, not for this issue. Not if you want it to last.I'm not part...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @bladeofcreation said:@north6: The country that this is happening in was founded by people who violently rebelled against their oppressors.There are lots of other examples, particularly in the labor ...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Cancelling my sub. on the General Discussion board

    @kemuri07 said: @turambar:But whitewashing will lead to none of those things. Why? Because to be an ally, to understand the issues at play is to understand your place in all of this, and how you bene...