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In Singapore, Free Expression in Games Has Become a Lightning Rod Issue

How Singapore's government is worryingly turning its sights to free expression in video games.

3D Realms Disavows Jokes About Marginalized People, Still Backs Ion Fury Dev

The devs will still donate to charity, but keep one joke in.

Ion Fury Developer Walks Back Apology and Won't Remove Controversial Content [Update]

Update: Some content will stay, some will go.

Some Adult Games on Steam Are on Hold Until Valve's New Filter Tools Are Ready

Valve's new tools to control what customers see aren't quite ready yet.

Valve's New Steam Policy: Anything Goes

As long as it's not illegal or "trolling."

Mature Visual Novels are at Risk of Being Taken Down from Steam [Update]

A sudden content guideline change blindsided the visual novel community.

This Week in Retronauts, We Ban Your Right to Free Expression

The podcast goes deep on the controversial history of censorship in games.

We're All Adults Here... Right?

A lot of modern gamers have grown up with the industry, and are now fully-grown adults. Why, then, are we still treated like children in many respects?