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The Daily Grind: What obligations do studios have to provide a griefing-free MMO environment?

There's some interesting stuff to be unpacked in a recent analysis of Conan Exiles that characterizes it as replete with griefing, racism, sexism, and...
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MMO studios form Justice League-style alliance to combat toxicity

After years of trying to crack the serious issue of negative behavior and toxicity among their individual communities, 30 game studios and industry...
she's got the look

The Daily Grind: What’s your unhealthiest real-life habit brought on by MMOs?

I've always had a hard time going to sleep at a reasonable hour. MMOs, though, have helped make that functionally impossible for me. It...
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Top-ranked League of Legends player is banned from event based on toxic behavior

The usual trajectory in professional sports seems to be that no matter how noxious you are as a person, it's all ignored if you...

Blizzard is quietly fighting Overwatch toxicity

If you've started to notice that the community in Overwatch has started to turn vicious in the past few weeks, you're not alone.