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October 3, 2014

Revenge of the Nutters

In the continuing saga that is #GamerGate, Intel today pulled its ads from Gamasutra under pressure from activists involved in Operation Disrespectful Nod.

Gamasutra's response.

BoingBoing: Intel pulls ads at site critical of #GamerGate
Verge: Intel buckles to anti-feminist campaign by pulling ads from gaming site
Slate: GamerGate Fights Corruption in Journalism By Encouraging Corruption in Journalism

Fairness, Tactics And The Poirot Of Esports

Rat Dota "Two digital wizards punching each other in the face has a directness which gets translated as honesty. One digital wizard commandeering a bunch of tree people to smack a building then scarpering before the other digital wizards show up to deliver the aforementioned face-punching is an indirect encounter. It tends to get translated as sneaky or less honest. It gets the ‘rat’ label." [more inside]

August 3, 2014

Sunless Sea

A cursory review. Some years ago, London suffered a bit of a cataclysm and fell into massive underground caverns filled with weird stuff. Sunless Sea is a roguelikelike where you play as a captain on the underground sea - or "zea", as the game insists on spelling it.

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