Oh God, There is Going to Be a Gamergate Movie
Nov09

Oh God, There is Going to Be a Gamergate Movie

So remember Gamergate? That whole thing where a woman was harassed endlessly because “attacking corruption in gaming journalism” and “calling an indie game developer a slut” are apparently synonymous? Well, it’s about to get a whole lot worse, because there is going to be a movie about it. A deal has been made to turn Zoe Quinn’s memoir Crash Override: How To Save The Internet From Itself into a film, which mostly focuses on the...

Read More
Let’s Talk About Gamergate
Oct23

Let’s Talk About Gamergate

By this point, I wouldn’t be surprised if your aunt who calls all video game devices “The Game Boy” has heard of Gamergate. Since it started back in August, the “movement” and talk of the movement has taken on a life of its own. For those who aren’t aware of the details, this here is a pretty nice summary. But the abridged version is this: indie game developer Zoe Quinn’s ex posted blog entries alleging that Quinn had cheated on...

Read More