Monday, November 3, 2014

This is #GamerGate

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Gamers: "We want games to be considered Art!"

Public: "Fine, they're considered art. Now, as any piece of art is open to, let's turn a critical eye to this art and examine it's [sic] impact and depiction of issues of our society and what they are reflections of."

Gamers: "Hang on... wait, I don't like the implications of this. I want games to be considered Art, but I also want them to be immune from any serious critical social analysis like art is normally subject to."

Public: "As we can see here, the depiction of women..."

Gamers: "Shut up! Shut the fuck up, I'll fucking kill you!"]

I wish I knew the source of this genius, but the image cuts out the user name. Could be to protect the author, though. Because, well, you know.

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