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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby atog » Mon Jun 11, 2018 3:37 am

I'm very sorry this happened. It was incredibly inappropriate for the thread, and rather tone-deaf. I don't have any excuses to offer, so I'll just show myself out of the thread.
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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby Friday » Mon Jun 11, 2018 6:47 am

You're a good poster and person. It was a minor mistake at worst. TA is also a good poster and person, and is ATTACK AGGRO DOG a lot of the time. Really, it's not that big of a deal. You don't need to (path to) exile yourself from the thread.

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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby McDohl » Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:31 am

In response I Top.

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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby Friday » Mon Jun 11, 2018 3:59 pm

Sensei's Enormous Time Wasting Reshuffling Top

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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby McDohl » Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:54 am

...perhaps you misunderstood me when I said "I top."

*eyebrow waggle*

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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby Mongrel » Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:47 am

Could also go in hot takes.

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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby Yoji » Tue Jun 12, 2018 2:54 pm

...we have a game about horrifying fungal mind-control zombies and straight-up murder, and this is the part that signals the downfall of humanity? Like, I just literally shivved a guy just because he was in my way, only to get my throat torn out by a snaggletoothed abomination an hour later, and this is the upsetting part?
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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby Mongrel » Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:21 pm

For "Arnold Svamp", yes.
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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby Mongrel » Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:21 pm

Also, who the fuck still says "Not!"

("Arnold Svamp" again, I guess)
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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby mharr » Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:39 pm

Look, it's not like free market capitalism gets any representation in videogames. At least report the controversy!

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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby Mongrel » Tue Jun 12, 2018 4:33 pm

There's some fantastic riffing going on in the replies, by the way:



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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby Mongrel » Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:33 pm

Per former DHC writer and editor of seven years, Jay Ediden, Dark Horse Comics is apparently massively anti-trans. In fact, DHC is pretty strongly anti-QUILTBAG of any kind in general, and is run with such an iron fist in this regard such that anyone who speaks out about it is hounded even if they go to other companies.

He's spent the last couple days tweeting, trying rather desperately to see if anyone cares or is listening at all.
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Re: QUILTBAG

Postby Thad » Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:33 am

...I was searching for a way to make a gallows joke about how Dark Horse can't be anti-LGBT because Scott Allie sexually harasses men, but the point is yeah this is not the first time we've seen evidence that Dark Horse is terrible.

I just listened to an interview with Karen Berger where she talked about how excited she was to be setting up shop at Dark Horse. Wonder what she thinks about all this. For all that Sandman wasn't perfect in its trans representation (and Gaiman himself is the first to admit as much), it was one of the first Big Two comics to even try.

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