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Friday, September 30 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Failure is (Not) An Option: Tearing out the roots of Get Good culture

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This panel explores the cultural ideas that relegate legitimacy within videogames to only those above a certain defined skill threshold. It will also discuss how it relates to societal structures such as meritocracy and toxic masculinity.

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Amr Al-Aaser

Co-Editor in Chief || Editor-in-Chief, Deorbital.media
Editor-in-Chief at Deorbital and Clickbliss, two very different sites about games and media. Egyptian-Filipino. Writes about games, media, Godzilla, Gundam and scrolling shoot-em-ups. They/Them
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Ayla Arthur

Freelance Game Designer
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Dante Douglas

Editor, Deorbital
Dante Douglas is a writer, editor, poet, and occasional gamedev. He's one of the founders of Deorbital, a games writing website for deep games crit and new voices in the scene.

Friday September 30, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm PDT
Panels Room C Camino Real