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Industry Fucking Shmindustry

Mark Reid

Politics are fucking shite. Doesn’t matter whether it’s forum politics, social politics or that bullshit inter-family nonsense where you can’t just pick a wedding guest list based on who you actually want to have at your own fucking wedding… they’re all shite. Gaming industry politics is probably the worst of all though. The amount of back-biting that goes on is equalled only by the amount of back-slapping and, in order to really get ahead in this business, you need to do one or the other. Doing neither simply results in a position of stalemate whereby those who have the desire to be pandered to will rarely want to send you so much as a press release and those who want you to be openly negative about others will react in the same way. Continue reading