My friends, having today re-finished Planescape Torment I feel very exhausted mentally and emotionally . Even though I am naturally very intelligent, the amount of shit going on is very hard to take in. Oh.
Has the console streamlining of games ultimately improved RPG's for the better or would you rather read 800.000 written words of text?
I found it more demeaning. That guy looked miserable and I doubt he's that good of an actor. Imagine being a beta quiet type programmer and some bitches from voice acting drag you out for an epic joke video that ends up being women spitting in your face.
"I happen to be fortunate. My team of writers on Dragon Age currently consists of nine people— most of which are female."
"Then one of the female writers went, and she brought up an issue. A big issue. It had to do with a sexual situation in the plot, which she explained could easily be interpreted as a form of rape."
"How often does that happen on game development teams, ones made up of otherwise intelligent and liberal guys who are then shocked to find out that they inadvertently offended a group that is quickly approaching half of the gaming audience?"
"Will the idea make them uncomfortable? Will they come up with excuses, or go right to hostility? Guys, particularly in game development, are a pretty privileged bunch."
The sooner this bloated corpse stumbles over and falls in a ditch the better gaming will be