There has been some confusion over the situation with the AbleGamers charity that is breeding a lot of anger. Here are the facts so that hopefully this can be laid to rest. This was NOT Anti-Gamergate’s fault, this faux pas was completely on Gamergate. However, there is no evidence linking Gamergate to AbleGamer’s site being down.
*NOTE* I am not implying that either party was right or wrong in this matter. I am only showing the bare bones of the situation for anyone who was wondering.
Once again, Brad Wardell of Stardock is in some drama. What happened this time?
Background: Alanah Pearce, a video game journalist, tracked down some of her online harassers. They turned out to be young boys and she decided to report them to their mothers. She posted the reply from one mother on her Twitter, which garnered a lot of attention. The source of the harassment has connected to Gamergate in multiple online publications. Is this accurate?
I thought this rumor had been largely debunked. However, I have seen some references to it so I would like to go ahead and lay out the facts in regards to this. Continue reading
Far Cry 4 came out today, November 19. Around midnight there was speculation about a featured character named “Amita Sarbeesian.” It sounds so fake right? That’s because it is.
I’ve seen a lot of people saying “Jack Thompson has joined Gamergate!” But, he hasn’t. This is complete misinformation.
Tonight there is a lot of discussion over whether or not Intel is advertising with Gamasutra again. I believe there is very strong evidence to support that Intel is indeed advertising on Gamasutra again in some way. Lets look at the facts.