Another week, another batch of people categorically dismissing our hobby. TGR looks at the media's offhand insults and otherwise obnoxious conventional wisdom about gaming
That comic couldn't be more correct
We are truly the scum of the earth.
I think the WW1 comparison is very stretched.
Wow. It's amazing, the amount of idiocy that is allowed to be spewn from people's mouths.
Unfortunately we can't make a law against being stupid.
I think gamers are way too hyper-sensitive to criticism of their medium. Take it stride, boys and girls...
Nothing beats the PR quote from Nintendo: If Pacman had affected us as kids we'd be running around in dark rooms, munching pills and listening to repetitive music. PS, that is from the 80s.
"we'd be running around in dark rooms, munching pills and listening to repetitive music." that sounds pretty much like some Emo friend I have.....
6.1 That's about what I was going to say.
I agree with you Danny, but little remarks like this add up to a general negative sentiment. What I take issue with more is when gamers can't face an honest criticism that actually has merit.
This article makes me want to steal a car and shoot the driver.
...I was fat and lazy WAY before video games!
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