A vocal pocket of men and some in the gaming community have flocked to online forums to attack the woman in the video and suggest the man was a victim of manipulation.
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Gamers uploading videos where they beat up women may be surprising to those who aren't familiar with gaming culture, but sexism and violent acts against women perpetuated by players are quite common in games like Red Dead Redemption 2.
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It's the esports equivalent of David and Goliath — an elimination final against South Korea, a team that has never lost a match in the history of the Overwatch World Cup, is awaiting team Australia in the US.
You may think classical music is boring, but it might just be the most influential genre in the world — and if you like Game of Thrones or The Handmaid's Tale, you might be a fan without realising it.
It's arguably the biggest game on the planet right now. But if you don't know what a Boogie Bomb or Tilted Towers are, you might feel out of the loop. Let's break it down for you.