Anonymous said: I don't think so.
Anonymous said: Anita Sarkeesian is not a gamer.
That’s cool, but you’re probably wrong.
"And yet Elizabeth was banished from the box art for BioShock Infinite, a decision that Ken Levine, the game’s lead writer and creative director, said was made for marketing reasons. Neil Druckmann, the creative director of The Last of Us, has said that he had to rebuff requests to remove Ellie from the foreground of the game’s box art. More striking, Mr. Druckmann has said that he and his team had to insist that the focus groups for The Last of Us include women."
But this is done to black people. I get the point of the tweet and that’s great, but the ‘hypothetical’ scenario definitely happens all the time
when someone asks me why i’m not a feminist I think i’ll just show them this
You’re going to show them a lazy attempt at satire? Alright dude
you know this is satire? can you prove that?
The twitter account started with that incendiary post and only posted a handful of similarly related things within the same time period. It also retweeted from other blogs that posted only in that same time period. The username uses the term ‘womyn’, a term which only a very few members of the feminist community actually use (more often, it’s used to make fun of them). Then there’s the fact that the tweets happened at the exact same time that 4chan was trying to make people believe that ‘freebleeding’ is a thing.
Also, do you notice that both blogs use what appear to be stock photos? Let’s reverse image search that:
It looks like someone used the profile picture of this woman (notice that’s how she spells the word in her bio, btw) to make a lazy strawman, doesn’t it?