[Content warning for discussion of rape as a literary/dramatic device.]
wundergeek talks to RPG creator Ron Edwards about sexual violence in his “dung ages” RPG, Circle of Hands. Edwards’ responses are good and thoughtful but, ultimately? They’re still excuse-making for Oh Well Everyone Else’s Rape-as-Drama Is Just Gratuitous But Ours Is Special!
So, on the one hand, good on Edwards, much kudos for the response. One the other…
Yeah. Nah. Pass.