Let's talk about #GamerGateHere is something that I have been wanting to write about but didn't find the time and motivation to do so. But it is something that I need to get off my chest.More Like This
It's not much of a stretch to say that I'm a gamer. I've been playing video games since the early 90s and I still like to play them to this day, though not as much as I used to because adult responsibilities or something. I remember eagerly waiting for my monthly gaming magazine to be delivered so that I could learn what new games were coming out. The role of the gaming press was very clear-cut; it simply informed consumers about the market. This wasn't perfect, but it was very useful as a tool for consumers in a world without the Internet.
But then the Internet came along and it didn't take long for me to cancel my subscription in favor of using the Internet. The early gaming press seemed pretty much a continuation of what the magazines used to do. If there was a game I considered buying, I would check a few sites to see what