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‘What do you expect playing COD on duty?’: Security guard fired on live stream after bragging about playing video games on the clock

'I literally get paid to ignore all responsibilities.'

On Dec 15, 2022 by Jack Alban

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Misfits Gaming Group launches $20 million fund to support ambitious creator projects

'We want to empower creators from all walks of life.'

On Nov 3, 2022 by Charlotte Colombo

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‘KFC got a better computer than me’: KFC customer says cashier used an Asus gaming monitor to cash him out

'So the employees can play Call of Duty during their breaks.'

On Oct 31, 2022 by Melody Heald

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‘Bayonetta’ voice actress calls for a boycott over ‘insulting’ $4,000 pay offer (updated)

Hellena Taylor says she wasn't offered a living wage to voice the lead role in 'Bayonetta 3.'

On Oct 18, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘Go get a J-O-B. That’s my answer’: Woman secretly films couple at Ross arguing over gaming chair

'Smart. She knew he’d never get off the gaming chair.'

On Oct 13, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg

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‘How was I supposed to know she was going to die’: GameStop worker says asking for time off from work requires a week’s notice, even if for Grandma’s funeral

'My old job was 3 months minimum, otherwise you weren't getting it.'

On Oct 3, 2022 by Vladimir Supica

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‘Instead of giving us a livable wage’: GameStop worker says store wants to offer a piece of candy as an incentive for good work

'I have a personal policy to not eat company-provided food.'

On Sep 15, 2022 by Rachel Kiley

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Gaming creator Jacksepticeye reflects on the evolution of his career

‘It comes with a lot of trial and error, and a lot of practice and experience.’

On Sep 13, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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‘Cis people don’t get it’: Rowling’s anti-trans views under fire amid ‘Hogwarts Legacy’ pre-orders, sparking debate among ‘Harry Potter’ fandom

'...tells COMPANIES that they can still pay MONEY to TRANSPHOBES..'

On Aug 30, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘God damn, at least go to a different GameStop!’: Former GameStop worker says man who stole their PlayStation display tried to sell it back to them

'There's audacity. Then there's this guy.'

On Aug 15, 2022 by Lauren Castro

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‘So THAT just happened!’: Why everyone is sick of Joss Whedon-style quips

When the trailer for Square Enix's 'Forspoken' arrived with a barrage of quippy one-liners, audiences were underwhelmed.

On Aug 11, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘She called corporate saying I broke her screen protector’: GameStop worker says ‘Karen’ wanted to exchange ‘perfectly good’ Nintendo Switch

'It was almost a brand new Animal Crossing Switch and guess what she wanted?'

On Aug 6, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg

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‘Stray’ is already inspiring some incredible mods

Gamers are modifying the hit PlayStation game to play as their own cat... along with some more experimental mods.

On Jul 27, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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From Club Penguin to Roblox, LGBTQ youth have always flocked to gaming websites

In 2005, I walked out into the middle of the town square and shouted 'I’M BISEXUAL.'

On Jun 16, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

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How a Sims 2 fan forum became an unwitting safe space for queer creatives

'In The Sims it was normal and safe to be a gay person.'

On Jun 16, 2022 by V.S. Wells