Reasonable Responses to the Unreasonable: Derek Yu!

This week's "Reasonable Responses to the Unreasonable" award goes to @mossmouth Derek Yu for talking so reasonably to a bunch of people who couldn't understand why he might listen to Feminist Frequency's critique of Spelunky's "damsel in distress."

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  1. By the way, Derek just released the enhanced version of Spelunky for both Xbox Live and PC, and it's amazing: spelunkyworld.com/ Thankfully, most of his Twitter feed is taken up with excitement, teeth-gnashing, and congratulations for Spelunky's strong design and sales. Some of it, however, went a little off-topic:
  2. Part I: Derek watches Feminist Frequency's latest video and notes two mentions of his games.
  3. Part II: A pleasant exchange between a developer and a critic.
  4. Part III: People who don't like Anita's videos start arguing that Derek should be offended by her critique of Spelunky. Let the reasonable responses begin!
  5. Part IIIb: The "how can you say it's wrong to SAVE people" argument is deployed, similar to anti-Feminist Frequency videos like "Feminism vs. FACTS" :  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJeX6F-Q63I 
    Nicklas Nygren (Nifflas) of Knytt fame (nifflas.ni2.se/) steps in with some more reasonable points. 
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