Once you kill an opponent, you often taunt him-sending a line of text celebrating your victory, although some games allow you to play a sound file on your enemy's machine as another form of taunt.
"Zoe Quinn's Depression Quest".
Ziebart, Alex (November 7, 2014).
It will lose the war.
A b c d Eördögh, Fruzsina (November 25, 2014).Plante, Chris (June 10, 2015).The irony comes from people who claim to be challenging the ethics of game journalists through patently unethical behavior." 141 After analyzing a sample of tweets related to Gamergate, Newsweek concluded that it was primarily about harassment rather than ethics, stating that the sample "suggests.Uncovering Online Commenting Culture: Trolls, Fanboys and Lurkers.They also describe how initial organizers deliberately attempted to cultivate a palpable narrative for public consumption while internally focusing on personal grudges against Quinn and aggressive sexual imagery.Sometimes a player figures out an exploit, a way to use some aspect of the game to produce results the game operators did not expect and don't find appropriate-for instance, an Ultima Online player discovered how to create almost unlimited amounts of game money very.90 91 Ars Technica reported that a series of 4chan discussion logs suggests that Twitter sockpuppet accounts were used to popularize the Gamergate hashtag.Archived from the original on September 29, 2015.Archived from the original on August 29, 2016.Yiannopoulos and Gamergate supporters saw the mailing list as evidence of collusion among journalists."A new internet safety bill would ban swatting, doxxing, and sextortion all at once".
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In verb form, to train is to lead a train, that is, flee ahead of it-this is usually due to misfortune, but sometimes a character will seek to lead a train into a group of waiting comrades, as a means of ambushing the mobs.
Another task for guides and gamemasters is dealing with griefers -people playing only cam sites, freie credits to interfere with the experience of other players.
Smith, Allan (August 25, 2016).
"Gaming Misogyny Gets Infinite Lives: Zoe Quinn, Virtual Rape, and Sexism".Hurley, Kameron (April 9, 2015)."Batman: Arkham Knight's Riddler is displeased with GamerGate (spoilers.Archived from the original on March 19, 2016.196 Many commentators have said that the harassment associated with Gamergate springs from this existing well of deep-seated misogyny, and that it was merely brought to the fore by the anonymity of the Internet.Gamergate Feminist video game critic Anita Sarkeesian cancels Utah lecture after threat".84 She further asked those Gamergate supporters who had any earnest discussion about ethics to move away from the "Gamergate" tag.Archived from the original on November 20, 2014.Center for Journalism Ethics.
All these terms are borrowed from tabletop roleplaying.