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IGDA Issues Statement Over Alison Rapp Dismissal

The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) has issued a statement regarding Nintendo’s recent firing of harassed employee Alison Rapp. Citing having a second job as the reason for termination, Nintendo’s choice has been under scrutiny due to the severe harassment and bullying Rapp had been subject to for months online. IGDA’s statement, from executive director […]

Nintendo Faces Criticism Over Fired Employee

Beloved games company Nintendo have become the subject of controversy after they terminated the employment of PR staffer Alison Rapp yesterday. Rapp was a member of the marketing team for Nintendo’s Treehouse, which received criticism for changes made in its localization of Xenoblade Chronicles X and Fire Emblem Fates for Western audiences. Rapp became the […]