Stereotypical gamer is fat pimply basement dweller who jerks off a lot.

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Stereotypical gamer is fat pimply basement dweller who jerks off a lot.

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Fri Oct 27, 2017 4:57 pm

But that's just the stereotype.

In reality ...

Grad student: Gaming culture privileges 'hypermasculine' men
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Further, Omori argues that the privileging of white men in the gaming field has direct consequences for racial minorities, women, transgender people, and LGBTQ individuals, asserting that “when one begins to critically analyze the experiences of female, LGBTQ, and racial minority gamers, the structures of the larger gamer community is littered with hypermasculine, heterosexual, cis male, and often white privilege.”

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Re: Stereotypical gamer is fat pimply basement dweller who jerks off a lot.

Post by Anaxagoras » Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:12 pm

Better call Anita Sarkeesian to sort this out.
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Re: Stereotypical gamer is fat pimply basement dweller who jerks off a lot.

Post by Grammatron » Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:55 pm

There are several high profile video game tournaments every year and to say white people dominate the scene is absurd.