Do not go gentle into that good night

Do not go gentle into that good night Gamers should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light. – Dylan Thomas, slightly edited #GamerGate began quite awhile ago, by the standards of pretty much any justice movement online – several months of intense misdirection, false claims, defensive reactions and hatred at being called out for poor behavior and a lapse of journalistic integrity have not gone unnoticed, and … Read More

Evil Dead 2013 – Fit for Halloween, or trumped by Michael Myers?

It’s nearly Halloween, and gamers everywhere are pulling out some cringe-worthy titles for the occasion; both in the comedic and the creepy sense.  I, of course, am no different, and noticed the remake for Evil Dead was available on demand, and my mother wasn’t at home to tell me it was too scary for the cat to watch.  Yes, the actual cat, not myself.  And no, this isn’t the first time that would have happened; … Read More

GamerGate: One Man’s Response to One Woman’s Journey

This editorial is a response to the article by Sara Benincasa, “GamerGate: One Woman’s Journey into Fear and Loathing in Video Games“.  It is the opinion of the author, and it’s views do not reflect those of Twenty.oz. First up Sara, I would like to disagree with you.  You are brave.  Bravery is defined as standing up to something even though you are afraid.  That being said, you did a remarkably fair look at #GamerGate from the outside, and that takes a lot of … Read More

An Old Friend. My Keyboard.

An Old Friend My Keyboard.   Thomas Fuller said “If you have one true friend you have more than your share” and I mostly agree that if a person finds just one dependable friend in life then that individual is a very lucky person. If one were to apply that adage to a PC Gamer’s input device I feel pretty confident that many of us have found that one very dependable friend over the years. … Read More

Something Evil This Way Comes

Remember doing things to get chased as a kid? Wicked things on Devil’s Night? Or maybe you went even further to get chased. The pump and adrenaline is or what you were after. Now have you ever had a nightmare? Of course you have but I mean one where you were being chased and maybe one leg was shorter than the other or broken or maimed. The stress and horror is what gives the rush. … Read More