Protest Platform: China Cracks Down on 'Animal Crossing' Video Game

April 18th, 2020 5:46 PM
Communist China is now trying to take the fun out of the new game Animal Crossing: New Horizons by banning sales of it there, and it's all thinaks to the pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong using the game as a platform to get their dissident message across.

NYT Condemns Super Mario Sexism: 'Retrograde Gender Stereotypes'

December 23rd, 2016 3:09 PM
Chris Suellentrop, a former editor on the NYT’s op-ed page, took on the burning issue of sexism in Super Mario Bros video games. The famous series is making its iPhone debut, but Suellentrop’s young daughter won’t be playing it, because of “Mario’s Not-So-Super Sexism.” He condemned its "stale, retrograde gender stereotypes."