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EtcetEraThread Video shows Minneapolis cop with knee on neck of motionless, moaning man who later died
Reason User banned (permanent): advocating murder
I honestly thought you guys were exaggerating until I just watched the video. fuck your police, I hope someone kills that pig. How can you literally kill someone so slowly in cold blood without any expression on your face. Stone cold serial killer
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GamingThread Jason Schreier reporting - Sony is planning a PlayStation 5 game reveal event for next Wednesday, June 3
Reason User banned (2 weeks): Low-effort trolling across multiple posts and threads. History of infractions for similar behaviour.
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GamingThread Shirley Curry (video game grandmother) is taking some time off from YouTube due to her health diminishing in reaction to some comments on her videos
Reason User warned: drive-by, derailing
Thread closed before it started? She is 84 after all.
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EtcetEraThread Tara Reade appears to have lied under oath about her education, defense lawyers seek to get convictions overturned in cases where she testified
Reason User Banned (5 Days): Drive-by derail
Looks like we're done here then. BRING IN THE DANCING LOBSTERS
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GamingThread Despite all the anime stuff, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is so good
Reason User Banned (2 Weeks): Condescending and dismissive commentary surrounding sexism
Not sure why the anime stuff would be seen as a negative feature. I get people get pissed when women are attractive and in revealing outfits but I think someone would have to be pretty disingenuous to say that the designs are . Maybe we don't like them, but they were masterfully done. One of the very few modern RPG's that has found a way to make grinding fun. I love it.
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EtcetEraThread Despite Baltimore being under a stay home order, Trump marks Memorial Day by conducting non-essential travel to Fort McHenry
Reason User banned (5 days): copy-pasting entire articles despite numerous warnings and prior ban
Despite Baltimore being under a stay home order and the Mayor requesting Trump to not visit Baltimore today, he conducted non-essential travel to Fort McHenry today and was not wearing a mask:
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GamingThread Digital Foundry - Ion Fury - Every Console Tested - How An Ancient Engine Stresses Current-Gen CPUs
Reason User Banned (1 month): Dismissing concerns of bigotry.
Dark1x has been putting out great work and an awesome member here, and all you fucks cared about was tearing him down instead of just taking with him. Pathetic.
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GamingThread Uncharted 4 is better than The Lost Legacy
Reason User banned (3 days): Needless hostility over a series of posts
Why do you sweaty motherfuckers not know how to say "I like X more" instead of "X is better"? Yes opinions are inherently subjective and you don't need to qualify every assessment with "imo" but I'm pressed as hell about this epidemic of disingenuous ass titles that come out looking for a fight. Just say you like UC4 more, don't turn it into a contest. God.
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EtcetEraThread A couple hired a wedding video company, but the bride to be died before the wedding. Company mocked groom when he requested refund
Reason User Banned (permanent): Troll account
If he signed a contract then he is obligated to it. It is unfortunate for his loss but it does not change him having signed it
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EtcetEraThread A couple hired a wedding video company, but the bride to be died before the wedding. Company mocked groom when he requested refund
Reason User banned (1 month): concern trolling over a series of posts
I'm sorry for Justin, he must be in so much pain, but the way he's acting is a little out of line. " I am just notifying you that a presence will be taking place on social media due to the lack of contact over nearly 2 months. " What the fuck The company is in the wrong, no doubt on that He is in the wrong too for how he's acting
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GamingThread Should video game remakes/reboots change the ethnicity of the main character?
Reason User Banned (1 Month): Racism
No. Ellie is lesbian and should stay lesbian. Kratos is a big white guy and should stay a big white guy. Link is a guy and should stay a guy. Linkle was an amazing character because she was one and not just another mute Link. This is also why I think Ariel should stay white. I liked The Little Mermaid as a kid and I don't really like the fact they want to change her into a black woman. On the other hand if they made a sequel with for example her daughter as the main character, I would be fine with any ethnicity or even sexuality. Please don't change preexisting characters.
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GamingThread Citra 3DS emulator reaches 100k+ installs on Android in 4 days
Reason User Banned (3 days): Advocating piracy
Wider ubiquity and accessibility to the library of Video Games is always the main thing I think of with emulation and hacked consoles. Piracy concerns are less important than that. A few lost sales is perfectly fine collateral damage for the inspiration and passions that can be lit for people who otherwise wouldn't have had access to the library. I'm still adamant that the most ardent Video Game pirates end up spending more money on videogames as a result of piracy than they would have otherwise because of the passion that is lit within them. The average videogame spend of a pirate is probably higher than the average of the average gamer, because pirates and enthusiasts heavily overlap.Why does it have to be such a dirty and negative angle you look at it from? Isn't it beautiful that 100,000 are playing 3DS games?
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GamingThread Kotaku: "Tonight We Riot" Devs Wanted To Make An 'Unapologetically Leftist' Game
Reason User banned (1 week): Hostility and inflammatory generalizations against other members. Previous infractions for hostile and inflammatory rhetoric.
Enjoy your fascistic transphobic state. ACAB
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EtcetEraThread NYT: ‘Joe Biden, Wearing Mask, Appears in Public at a Veterans Memorial’
Reason User Banned (1 Day): Trolling, Threadwhining; Prior Warning for Trolling
R y’all gonna make a thread every time this war monger steps outside or does anything lol
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EtcetEraThread I think I found the worst Karen Video yet
Reason User banned (2 weeks): Ignoring thread-reply banner. Attempting to hijack and derail a sensitive discussion away from minority concerns.
Prolly gonna get dog piled here but what’s the point of this comment?
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EtcetEraThread I think I found the worst Karen Video yet
Reason User Banned (2 Weeks): Attempting to hijack and derail a sensitive discussion away from minority concerns.
So she's a racist piece of shit that wanted to kill someone. Glad they recorded her ass, sad black people need to record everything in the first placeHow's this allowed? What the fuck
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GamingThread Half-Life: Alyx is the highest rated VR title ever released across all platforms (going by metacritic)
Reason User Warned: Port Begging
Assuming everything has a price, how much would a console manufacturer need to moneyhat Valve for an exclusive next-gen console port?
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GamingThread Tim Rogers' 3 Hour Video Review of Final Fantasy VII Remake.
Reason User Banned (5 Days): Trolling, antagonizing another user with condescending remarks; prior bans for trolling
You were so enamored by the game, possibly nostalgic to boot in these troubling times, you did not care about playing a beta. And thats fine. Other people see the Early PS3 quality enviroments, and overly linear level design and overbloated story and think, damn, I hope the sequel upgrades the engine cause theres something truly special here.
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GamingThread XenobladeDE dynamic resolution revealed: Handheld = 378p/540p Docked= 504p/720p
Reason User Banned (5 days): Console warring
Yeah it’s crazy since PS4 has hit $199 plenty of times and is still more powerful. Nintendo would make a killing at $199 as well.
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GamingThread XenobladeDE dynamic resolution revealed: Handheld = 378p/540p Docked= 504p/720p
Reason User Banned (3 Days): Equating emulation with piracy
This is one hell of a hot-take right here. The problem is that you failed to realize the massive overhaul they did to the game: It isn't running on the Wii engine, it's running on a modified Torna engine. Why is it unoptimize? Because they're dedicating more resources to optimizing their newer project.Great. So I guess you'll just condone pirating Switch games then....The character models are one of the few things that have not aged well.
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GamingThread I still can’t believe you can *spoilers* in Persona 5 lol.
Reason User Banned (3 Weeks): Concern trolling a sensitive topic
I can't tell if people are being serious or not. It's a game, at the end of the day it's a dam game. It's not real. Don't play if it offends you. There is far worse in anime, movies, music, books etc. Also in the game, you don't have to romance any of them, you can just be friends. If you chose to romance, then maybe it's on you and not the game. Persona presents challenges of morality, maybe we are the ones failing.
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GamingThread I still can’t believe you can *spoilers* in Persona 5 lol.
Reason User Banned (1 Month): Trolling, attempting to shut down discussion on a sensitive topic across multiple posts
I should report Takemi to the videogame police for testing medicines on a teenager. He couldn’t have given legal consent, so it’s a crime.
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GamingThread Digital Foundry - Ion Fury - Every Console Tested - How An Ancient Engine Stresses Current-Gen CPUs
Reason User Banned (1 Month): Dismissing Concerns of Bigotry and Attacking the Community Over Multiple Posts
Yes dozens of posters collectively wagging their finger at John for not being aware of a rather small controversy, questioning even his morals can be massively frustrating. There's zero doubt in my mind that the community could have behaved a bit more reasonably considering who the person in question is.
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EtcetEraThread Zack Snyder’s Justice League Coming to HBO Max 2021
Reason User banned:(5 days) Trolling and a history of similar infractions
I can see ERA's reaction when released. If it is good: " this movie is a piece of shit as well as all the supporters and fans of this movie, the DCU and Snyder's films . Fucking hacks they should die horrible deaths. Now excuse me I will go to watch something of that amazing genius Josh Whedon and open threads about Star Wars" If it is bad: " this movie is a piece of shit as well as all the supporters and fans of this movie, the DCU and Snyder's films . Fucking hacks they should die horrible deaths. Now excuse me I will go to watch something of that amazing genius Josh Whedon and open threads about Star Wars"
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GamingThread Technical Warning for Ion Fury on Xbox One (all consoles?)
Reason User Banned (3 Months): Downplaying bigotry, misrepresenting moderation; prior serious ban for dismissing sexism
If you ever glance at OT or threads like the Women's Designs thread, you'll realize that Era is basically that. You can't get around discussing something here without the ancillary details being brought up and expanded as if they're what the game is all about. A content creator should be allowed to produce content without a forum thinking that it means a full endorsement of the messaging issues of a game. There's a reason that many, many devs and creators who were here when Era started have left.
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EtcetEraThread I chatted with a Republican health care worker who voted for Trump in 2016 today
Reason User Banned (permanent): trolling, account in junior phase
This is why the democrats needed a better candidate. I voted for Trump last election but just cannot do it again with a clear conscious, unfortunately I also cannot vote for Biden for the same reason so I'll probably not vote for the 1st time in two decades
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GamingThread Digital Foundry - Ion Fury - Every Console Tested - How An Ancient Engine Stresses Current-Gen CPUs
Reason User Banned (2 Weeks): Inflammatory Drive-By; Attacking the Community
Can y’all stop running GOOD posters off the site?! What the fuck?