You are right. People who self identify as "gamers" were, as usual, doing nothing relevant or constructive. Because self-identifying as a "gamer" is a major red-flag indicating that one has very little critical faculty and very little cultural or academic experience. It's a stupid, stupid term which should enver, ever… » 10/30/14 7:07am Yesterday 7:07am

I would suggest starting a new banner under a name that isn't utterly stupid. I mean, combining a completely meaningless, idiotic designation ("gamer") with a completely hackneyed and stupid cable-news-worthy suffix ("-gate") indicates that, even if the 'movement' weren't rife with misogyny and terrorism, it would at… » 10/15/14 11:01pm 10/15/14 11:01pm

Yeah, most vociferous/assholish critics clearly don't watch her videos. A common refrain is that she's judging people for playing or enjoying the games she discusses, and hurt their poow widdle feewings - but in reality, she says in the videos that she enjoys many of the games she critiques, and she repeatedly makes a… » 10/11/14 6:15pm 10/11/14 6:15pm

I remember following that project about 10 years ago pretty excitedly, thnking I might actually have a version of OoT I was interestedin playing. Then the project languished, the creator apparently faked his death in a car accident or something, and I wound up biting the bullet and slogging through OoT's N64 version. » 9/29/14 11:54pm 9/29/14 11:54pm

Maid Marian and her Merry Men was also the first thing that popped into mind reading this comment! A really charming kids' show, though the progressiveness of having a female lead is slightly undermined by (to my recollection) kind of stereotypical portrayal of the black characters. Still, a funny, clever show - and… » 9/21/14 5:27am 9/21/14 5:27am