The Final Score: Why #GamerGate Has Won

Here, Here! Lets play some games!

thathipsterdoofus

Over the past 48 hours #GamerGate opponents have been spreading a narrative about how #GamerGate is a dying (it’s hovering around 50k tweets per day), or it’s popularity picked up because of those attacking it. Opponents have also crusaded against Women and People of Color stating that their support of #GamerGate is nothing more than 4chan creating fake accounts.

It's clear that #GamerGate is not irrelevant, yet the opponents say otherwise. It’s clear that #GamerGate is not irrelevant, yet the opponents say otherwise.

If you ask me. #GamerGate has won. I don’t expect widespread changes in gaming news anytime soon, but the call for relevant journalism, fair reporting, and fair practices in the industry has been well noted. Sites, bloggers, etc. can no longer ignore the cry of the gamer. As much as they would like to drown their voices, gamers are ultimately the consumer, and these feelings may hit the wallets of advertisers and developers.

Opponents will continute to attack #GamerGate…

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