Whether or not there was ever a God of War Ragnarok announcement that was purported to exit immediately is debatable, however what is definite is that some followers of the sport have seemingly disgraced themselves with their reactions immediately. Santa Monica Studio Creative Director Cory Barlog has now pleaded with followers to indicate “some human decency and respect” as they work together with the individuals making the sport.
The aftermath of the God of War Ragnarok information postponement
Understandably, many followers had upset reactions after they felt the promise of a launch date and extra particulars about God of War Ragnarok had been taken away from them, even when that promise had solely come from insiders and leakers slightly than Sony or Santa Monica Studio themselves. Unfortunately, a minority of these gamers had been seemingly unable to deal with these emotions in an applicable method as they then determined to sexually harass Estelle Tigani, the sport’s Cinematics Producer, by sending her unsolicited photos of male anatomy (you get the thought). After calling out this conduct towards individuals “busting their ass to make some for you to enjoy,” Cory Barlog then addressed one other participant who tried in charge the irrational reactions on the insiders and leakers:
the reply is to not discover somebody in charge or focus hate on. perhaps simply pay it ahead and deal with the those who make the issues we love with some human decency and respect.
this isn’t a battle, we’re not at battle. we’re simply making an attempt to make + take pleasure in issues collectively.❤️ https://t.co/o1X3WBQyKF
— cory barlog (@corybarlog) June 30, 2022
The above incidents had been simply the tip of the iceberg after different gamers spent the day sending threats and harassment to different members of the crew too. This all occurred the identical day Return to Monkey Island creator Ron Gilbert additionally mentioned “the joy of sharing has been driven from me” and he would not be posting sport updates following abuse from gamers who disagreed with the sport’s artwork fashion. It looks as if “some human decency and respect” can’t come quickly sufficient.
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