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No Fun Staying At The DMCA Download

01:28:09 Download November 13th, 2020

(0:00) Twitch Drama and DMCA
There’s more issues in the world of Twitch and creators are getting slapped with DMCA takedowns left and right. Is this the sort of thing that kills a platform?
(12:00) Pokimane’s Donation Decision
Pokimane recently made waves when she decided to limit how much people were allowed to donate. Is it a good gesture from someone who makes enough money or a dangerous precedent for small streamers?
(24:15) Fortnite Toxicity
Fortnite players are getting punished by Epic for their toxicity on social media. Is that the place of a developer, especially in a game more aimed at kids?
(34:15) Looking For Group
Are you or someone you know looking at playing esports in college? It can be a nightmare to find the right program, but luckily there’s a group making it much easier.
(44:04) Guess that costume

Producer Kali joins us to try and figure out what the knockoff gaming costume is based on the title. It’s harder than you might think.
(56:04) Gaming and Esports News – 

SEGA asks 650 Employee’s to Retire Early
Fan Creates an Among Us Set in LEGOs
APEX Legends Bans over 400 High Ranked Players for Exploit
PS5 will only be sold online at launch
GameStop Challenges Employees to a TikTok Dance Contest to work extra hours on Black Friday
(1:08:19) The Patient Gamer
On this week’s edition of the Patient Gamer, we look at the endlessly fun, yet frustrating, Darkest Dungeon.
(1:18:19) Social Media Check-in
We check in with our social media followers to find out if you’re playing to hold you over until Cyberpunk.

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