A few days ago, Catalyst Game Labs announced Shadowrunâ€™s sixth edition. Looking over the press release for it, the new version seemed to be the same old thing, just newer. Until I read a tweet from Steven â€œBullâ€ Ratkovich, which was directed at the â€œassholes in the back rowâ€ who were complaining about diversity, inclusion, and politics in a cyberpunk roleplaying game.
My reaction on twitter:
Wait a sec. Did someone say that game designers should leave the politics out of their cyberpunk roleplaying game?
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