When I saw #FireRickRemender trending on Twitter, I was a little confused. To the best of my knowledge, Rick Remender hadn’t done anything controversial. The latest issue of his Captain America run came out last week, but it was a little on the dull side. I didn’t think it contained anything that would rile up the masses.
Apparently, the masses and I don’t see eye to eye. [Read more...]
This link recently came up on my Facebook feed:
- E3 just happened, and if a Final Fantasy VII remake were actually in the mix, it would have been announced there with much fanfare. It probably would have happened during Sony’s press conference.
- The entity we once knew as Square has merged with Enix to become Square Enix. Square wouldn’t announce a Final Fantasy VII remake; Square Enix would.
- There is a period where a period shouldn’t be. After “of?” Come on!
Bewildered by such a problematic post, I clicked through so I could leave snarky comments, because that’s what real gamers do.
Lo and behold, this is what greeted me:
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Yes, this was a troll post. No, I wasn’t surprised.
If you want to be a truly awful person, here’s the link to trick your friends. Have fun. See you in Hell, asshole.
Recently, I’ve seen this image floating around on Facebook:
At first glance, the Twitter account of game designer Hideki Kamiya doesn’t seem like anything special. Most of his tweets are in Japanese, and most that aren’t are retweets accompanied by emoticons.
But if you look a little a little closer, you’ll find something amazing. Beneath that ordinary surface lies a Twitter account that’s occasionally strange, frequently hilarious, and always fascinating. [Read more...]