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Op Ed

Kotaku - Gaming's Biggest Problem Is That Nobody Wants To Talk.
The biggest problem in gaming today is that the gaming industry thinks we're all out to get them. They think gamers are the enemy, a group that needs to be treated with disdain and avoided whenever possible. They think the only way to fool us into buying their products is to cover everything in a shroud of secrecy, only drip-feeding us pretty trailers and juicy soundbites during carefully-tailored marketing campaigns. They think we should just sit there and lap it up.

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8. Re: Op Ed Aug 3, 2012, 13:05 Bhruic
 
Don't gamers deserve answers? Don't the fans whose hundreds of millions of dollars a year keep this industry booming deserve to feel like game companies care enough to address their questions?

How about no? What a fucking whiney-sounding, entitled dick. They make a product. You buy a product. That's the extent of what you are "owed". Anything else that they do is out of generosity, and considering (as Graham said) how often they get shitted on over their comments, it's easy to understand why they don't want to talk about it.

Oh, and it's worth noting that this guy isn't talking about the game industry not communicating with gamers, it's about the game industry not communicating with the gaming press (or more specifically, him).
 
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