There is no 'heat of the moment' in video games - Polygon.
"PewDiePie’s apology on Tuesday, for using a racist slur in widely viewed
live stream over the weekend, rests on this point: It was the heat of the
moment, the right time for a go-to insult, no matter how vile. Context, say
his defenders, matters, as if we can’t understand what the context was here.
But I can. PewDiePie was playing a video game. He wasn’t in a fistfight or a
car crash. Those are heated moments, not that a racial epithet is acceptable
in them, either. Video games are something we do ostensibly for enjoyment in