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by chenjesuwizard
Fri Jan 23, 2015 3:59 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Women on this board
Replies: 114
Views: 35127

Re: Women on this board

The point is, in general, women are treated worse and attacked far more then men, who have privilege. Yes, there are examples where men are demonised etc, but it is no way to the extent that women are prejudiced against. I feel that if your only contribution to women being persecuted is to go, "but ...
by chenjesuwizard
Fri Jan 23, 2015 1:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gamergate Stardock and Star Control
Replies: 78
Views: 30628

Re: Gamergate Stardock and Star Control

Unnecessary satire that suggests that the rape and violent threats by some gamers were merely created by the media, which is clearly not true.
by chenjesuwizard
Fri Jan 23, 2015 1:16 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Women on this board
Replies: 114
Views: 35127

Re: Women on this board

It's an issue because although it would be great to live in a gender-blind society, we don't, so because of that its useful to look at trends on the internet of why certain genders are less apparent in some communities or others. While I agree that you can just be anything you want on the internet,...
by chenjesuwizard
Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gamergate Stardock and Star Control
Replies: 78
Views: 30628

Re: Gamergate Stardock and Star Control

For a discussion about Gamergate, this has been surprisingly civil. *claps* Anyway, on Bleeding Star's point, I do think that their is definitely a rampant streak of misogyny in gaming, but I don't think it's specific only to gaming. It's in all walks of life. You alluded to it when you mentioned sp...
by chenjesuwizard
Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So yeah there has been an official Fred post on the other
Replies: 17
Views: 7708

Re: So yeah there has been an official Fred post on the othe

Good to see him make a post, albeit a short one. Unfortunately there is no way I could go to San Francisco, but I would be interested if someone could report back what was said (not that'll be anything insanely new, but still). I wonder why these boards still have to be separate :). Me too, it does ...
by chenjesuwizard
Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:22 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Forum Roll Call
Replies: 63
Views: 20795

Re: Forum Roll Call

I'm here, though rarely at the moment, life's quite hectic and difficult at the moment.
by chenjesuwizard
Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:19 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Women on this board
Replies: 114
Views: 35127

Re: Women on this board

It's an issue because although it would be great to live in a gender-blind society, we don't, so because of that its useful to look at trends on the internet of why certain genders are less apparent in some communities or others. While I agree that you can just be anything you want on the internet, ...
by chenjesuwizard
Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:16 pm
Forum: Ur-Quan Masters HD
Topic: Ur-Quan Masters HD mod
Replies: 156
Views: 129109

Re: Ur-Quan Masters HD mod

I hope that if this is true, and not some bullshit angelfish has made up :P-smf, then dczanik will come and confirm this himself.
by chenjesuwizard
Tue Dec 02, 2014 10:11 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Attentions Hunams
Replies: 80
Views: 31662

Re: Attentions Hunams

Also, we're still far more active than most game communities that came out 20 years ago, even at our points of lowest activity.
by chenjesuwizard
Sun Nov 09, 2014 6:24 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Attentions Hunams
Replies: 80
Views: 31662

Re: Attentions Hunams

It's weird, I swear this time last year there was so much activity.