In this episode, I talk about some diversity efforts – both inside, and outside, of gaming. Warcraft Radio has rebranded. Blizzard is highlighting LGBTQIA+ workers as a Pride Season Spotlight. EA updates SIMS4 with a sexual orientation feature. July is Disability Pride Month. A Better ABK will hold a walkout on July 21st for gender equity.
I also talked about Ubisoft shutting down games, Carbot Animations plushies, playing Diablo Immortal with a controller, Hungering Moon Weekend event, and content from the Diablo community.
Things mentioned in this episode:
- Warcraft Radio is now Bonus Roll Productions
- Blizzard Entertainment highlights workers in a Pride Season Spotlight
- EA adds a sexual orientation feature – to use on a newly created SIM4 SIM
- July is Disability Pride Month
- ABK Workers Alliance will be walking out to end gender inequity
- IGN posted an article titled: “Ubisoft to Shut Down Multiplayer and Online Services for 15 games in September 2022”
- Carbot Animations has Marine Plushies
- Blizzard Entertainment posted news about playing Diablo Immortal with a Controller
- The Hungering Moon Weekend Event has started in Diablo Immortal
- Rhykker posted a YouTube video titled: “BIG UPDATE for Diablo 3 – Season 27 PTR Preview (patch 2.7.4)
- Annacakes posted a YouTube video titled: “New Diablo 3 Necromancer Bug, PTR Patch 2.7.4”
- Bluddshed posted a YouTube video titled: “WHAT WE KNOW | DIABLO 4 – FEATURES – GAMEPLAY – SYSTEMS – PVP – PVE END GAME, CLASSES, RELEASE DATE”
Where to find Jen’s Diablo Content Creation:
- Shattered Soulstone T-shirts now available on Jen’s Redbubble!
- Shattered Soulstone Pride shirts now available on Jen’s Redbubble!
- Book of Jen website: Diablo gameplay videos
- Book of Jen YouTube: Diablo III Season 26 playlist (work in progress)
- Book of Jen YouTube: Diablo Immortal Closed Alpha playlist
- Book of Jen YouTube: Diablo Immortal playlist (work in progress)
- Jen’s Lore Corner episodes are now on Shattered Soulstone!
- Twitch @BarbarianKobold (NOTE: I rarely stream.)
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