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Uh oh! Hip Hop Gamer is ECA's brand ambassador

Update: Heather Ellertson, vice president of marketing at the ECA, provided this response via email and Facebook: Gerard approached us wanting to know what he could do to help the cause. He's in the process of turning his life around, beco...

 
 
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Fireside chat with ECA President Hal Halpin

There's been a lot going on at the intersection of gaming and politics recently. SOPA, PIPA, ACTA, and now CISPA, our recent Supreme Court win, and the like have given us all a lot of reason to hope and to remain on our guard. The first lin...

 
 
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Destructoid interviews ECA President Hal Halpin

Defending games and gamers isn’t easy. Sometimes it’s the popular press whipped into frenzy by politicians looking for a scapegoat and sometimes it’s corporations looking to squeeze a few extra bucks to make up for grotesq...

 
 
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Hal Halpin, CISPA, and YOU

Most of our readers will remember our SOPA/PIPA blackout in January. Destructoid was joined by little-known sites like Wikipedia to protest the twin bills SOPA and PIPA that were working their way through the US House and Senate. Some of ou...

 
 
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Donating money to oppose SOPA on the industry's behalf

Over the holidays, I received a package from THQ, just one among many pieces of swag and nonsense that publishers ply bloggers with on a regular basis. However, unlike the usual bits of miscellanea, this was something a bit more questionabl...

 
 
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Destructoid joins PIPA/SOPA Blackout Protest on 18th

When your kids say "Where were you when the government made the internet lame?" you'll hopefully respond with unflinching certainty: "raising hell." On January 18th members of the House Committee will be discussing PIPA/SOPA in Washington, ...

 
 
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ESA bad, ECA good

Recently, we've been chatting quite a bit about the Entertainment Software Association, and its involvement with SOPA. The ESA is a trade association, looking after the interests of videogames while pretending to fight for free speech and g...

 
 
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Hal Halpin tackles the 'Anti-Streaming Bill'

There has been growing concern over Bill S.978, a proposed "Anti-Streaming" bill that seeks to make felons of those who stream live entertainment without the permission of license holders. The concerns have extended to gamers, many of ...

 
 
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ECA wants you to inform the President about gaming

In case you don't watch the news or read a newspaper to stay up-to-date on current trends -- sadly, this is becoming an ever-increasing population -- the United States is in the middle of revamping its healthcare system. A major part of thi...

 
 




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Delicious turkey nurgle sausage

 
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I just wrote a blog for this months Band of Bloggers prompt! You should read And then you should write your own

 
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Sekiro definitely takes a bit of time to get in the right mindset for, but once you do its a damn fun Just finished NG+ and had even more fun playing through it knowing how to approach everything, even with the higher enemy

 
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Game 5 of 2019: Blaster Master Zero It is to the first game what Order of Ecclesia is to Symphony of the Night, but I think that works in its favor, since it means that the game has more to reward exploration Big

 
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Decided to draw more Shantae!

 
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The advertising campaign reminds me of bloodbornes, in that there are ads I kind of wonder how many people will buy this game, and then immediately regretting it

 
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Marvel vs Capcom 2 is fine and dandy, but I far preferred Capcom vs SNK 2 over Easily my favorite VS game from

 
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