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Price, Deroir, and Perception

Today in being a female game dev:

“Allow me–a person who does not work with you–explain to you how you do your job.”

Jessica Price, tweeting as @Delafina777

Recently, a controversy rocked one of the gaming communities I frequent. Jessica Price, a writer for Guild Wars 2, and Deroir, a Guild Wars 2 streamer and ArenaNet partner, had a disagreement. This escalated to a flame war and resulted in the dismissal of Price and one other ArenaNet employee from the company.

I have some thoughts about this.

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