The Culture of Victimhood: Empowerment Through Weakness

LaughingMan, CineMax, and Katie begin their latest conversation by addressing a rather disconcerting fact: A year after the inception of #GamerGate, the mainstream media is still willing to resort to petty mudslinging tactics in order to…

We Dun Goofed | Cheshire Cat Studios Webcomic #11

Uh-oh. It looks like a certain #progressive individual didn’t take kindly to our anti-fit-shaming comments in our recent “FIT-SHAMING IN VIDEO GAMES: A RACE TO THE BOTTOM…” After Hours podcast. What kind of heinous internet retribution does…

Sexism in Video Games: Research, Reason and Rebellion

Part 1: Professional Victimhood and Yellow Gaming Journalism Part 2: Video Game Violence & Misogyny: A Brief History of Media Scares In our first video in our sexism in video games series, which we affectionately refer to…

The Fine Young Capitalists – Small Steps and Giant Leaps (#GamerGate)

CineMax and LaughingMan are glad to have put their money where their mouths are by supporting The Fine Young Capitalists

Video Game Violence & Misogyny: A Brief History of Media Scares

Video Game Violence & Misogyny: A Brief History of Media Scares

Not only is it common for new entertainment mediums to be used as strawman for the violence and sexism in society, but it’s highly profitable to do so.

Professional Victimhood and Yellow Gaming Journalism

How first-world problems, professional victimhood and yellow gaming journalism has amalgamated into a profitable industry.

Bronies Strike Back: CCS in New MLP:FIM Fan Documentary

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It’s come to our attention that there’s a new My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic fan documentary fundraiser on Kickstarter, and the trailer for the documentary is taking segments from the conversation between CineMax, LaughingMan, and B-Mask entirely out of context.

White Knight Video Game Journalism – Gamers vs Journalists

A lot of white knight video game journalists are wagging fingers at both the gamers and game developers, accusing them of misogyny, sexism, chauvinism, the patriarchy and other practices left, right and center. But how fair…

Female Objectification in Video Games? Anita Sarkeesian Vs. Gamers

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There is a glaring deficiency of strong female characters in video games. Most representatives of girls in gaming fall into one of two groups: 1) one-dimensional sex doll-like eye candy created solely to pander to the…