Grimachu made a cardgame satirizing the whole Gamergate debacle. It was swiftly complaint bombed off Drive-Thru by Antis and folks threatening to pull their own products from Drive-Thru. You can still get it through an alternate channel, but man, that’s messed up. I thought that we were the ones harassing developers and trying to get their products out of the marketplace.
Anyway, check it out. #RebuildInitiative
UPDATE 3: For the time being you can by the PDF of the game HERE.
UPDATE 2: As well as complaint bombing, part of the problem seems to be other companies threatening the site with the pulling of their own products! Interestingly, at least one of them is one of those I called out in the pulled Escapist interview.
UPDATE 1: The game has been pulled from the current sales site without explanation, apparently due to ‘complaint bombing’ at this link. These people man, these people. I’ll explore other avenues and try to find out what’s going on, and keep you posted.
Gamergate the Card Game commemorates THE defining culture war of this generation – by taking the piss out of all sides.
- Comics fans had Frederic Wertham.
- Tabletop gamers had Pat Pulling.
- Computer games previously had Jack Thompson.
Now all we have to contend with are upper middle…
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