Tag Archives: Steam

Borderlands review bombing ethical or not?


“Review Bombing” is the act in which large group of disgruntled gamers gives negative user reviews for a video game. This is often done in response to developers or publishers who add anti-consumer gameplay mechanics to their games. This is … Continue reading

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Why you should be worried about Epic Games timed exclusives


Now don’t get me wrong I am perfectly fine with healthy competition between digital distribution platforms. It helps keeps prices competitive and gives gamers more choice at the end of the day. What is not okay is this exclusivity that … Continue reading

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Revisiting anti-consumer behavior by EpicGames


So it seems my concerns regarding Epic Games anti-consumer behavior was not totally unfounded in an article I wrote a few months back. As it turns out Epic Games is partly owned by Tencent (50%) and has sunk as much … Continue reading

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Anti-consumer behavior by EpicGames and Deepsilver?


Look I get it. Competition is ALWAYS good especially when it comes to Steam which is basically dominating the market when it comes to digital games. But this move by EpicGames and Deepsilver comes off as being anti-consumer and not … Continue reading

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Video game journalists unhappy about new Steam policy 


“Valve isn’t censoring or removing games that I as a pro-feminist video game journalist don’t approve of. Bend to my will Gabe Newell or ill throw you to the #MeToo wolves!”  Pretty much sums up the journalistic tantrums being thrown by video … Continue reading

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PC Games Insider fails at writing a hit piece about KCD


Don’t you just love it when video game journalists write articles and turn it into personal hit pieces because they dislike the developers or the game? Seems like Alex Calvin from PC Games Insider did just that. Using the fact … Continue reading

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