can't believe developers are pandering to the SJWs yet again. i mean look at this, half the characters are black! and the woman is the strongest character in the game! my immersion is totally ruined, god.


@eightbitsamurai This actually was a Big Fucking Deal when the chess variant we play today became popular - it was pejoratively called 'madwoman's chess' and is one of the earliest examples of SJWs ruining games for everyone forever.

@inkblot_sandwiches @eightbitsamurai I now desire there to be a heavy metal band called ‘Mad Women’s Chess’.

@inkblot_sandwiches > During the 15th century the queen's move took its modern form as a combination of the move of the rook and the current move of the bishop. [ . . . ] The new rules faced a backlash in some quarters, ranging from anxiety over a powerful female warrior figure to frank abuse against women in general.

Wow. The original instance of Concern Over Ethics In Game Journalism.
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