Video: Adam Orth on dealing with the internet mob
"Speak up when you become the target [of online toxicity]; don't be afraid to tell your story."In this free GDC Vault video from GDC Next 2013, Adam Orth finally shares his story on the internet backlash he received regarding his infamous "#dealwithit" tweet about Xbox One's now-reversed "always on" policy, in the talk 'Mob Rules: The Destructive Power of Opinion and Online Community.'
Orth apologizes for his comments, explains the aftermath of the off-hand tweet, and offers up suggestions to ameliorate online toxicity, along with looking at games which attempt to abate mob-like behavior.
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