Two more weeks till BlizzCon...what a complete shitshow that’s going to be...
I feel awful for all the developers, who had nothing to do with any of this and who have been working their asses off on new projects and updates to existing titles that are going to have all their work ridiculed, ignored, and sidelined… Read more
Ultimately, everything is political. I forget who actually said it, but the aphorism that we do not have to take an interest in politics for politics to take an interest in us is absolutely true—and it’s of vital importance to the present situation.
More importantly, Acti-Blizz (and the NBA, and South Park) took a… Read more
For consistency sake, they would have to fire everyone involved in that video. It would only be fair, given their very broad and loose policy rule they used last time to try and justify supporting China without saying it. It’s only fair at this point, otherwise Blizzard / Activision would be hypocrites.
I’m already seeing the comments, so let’s be clear about something here:
“Cancel Culture” did not kill Alec Holowka. We don’t yet have the full picture of how he died, but it sounds as if he died by suicide, and had been suffering from a host of psychological and personal difficulties prior to that final, tragic act.
No… Read more