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TOPIC: Origins online cancelled

Origins online cancelled 1 month 4 weeks ago #1

A few hours ago GAMA cancelled Origins online.

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Origins online cancelled 1 month 4 weeks ago #2

You either discover a star or you don't. You arrogant punk.

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Origins online cancelled 1 month 3 weeks ago #3

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Origins online cancelled 1 month 3 weeks ago #4

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I really don't want to bring politics in here but their reasoning just feels disappointing. Whatever your position on various issues, I dont see what it has to do with an online gaming event one way or the other. Nor do I want anyone to explain it to me.
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Origins online cancelled 1 month 3 weeks ago #5

Picc wrote: Nor do I want anyone to explain it to me.


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Picc wrote: I really don't want to bring politics in here but their reasoning just feels disappointing. Whatever your position on various issues, I dont see what it has to do with an online gaming event one way or the other. Nor do I want anyone to explain it to me.


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Origins online cancelled 1 month 3 weeks ago #7

I looked into it a bit, out of curiosity. It seems that they had to cancel because a bunch of vendors pulled out of it, not because GAMA took a political position they disagreed with, but because they weren't vocal enough about supporting the political position the vendors wanted supported. I tried to write that as non-political as possible.

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Origins online cancelled 1 month 3 weeks ago #8

well said, mike.

since a lot of this stuff (c-19, BLM, etc) I have rediscovered how much I love to work jigsaw puzzles.
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Origins online cancelled 1 month 3 weeks ago #9

smakdown wrote: well said, mike.

since a lot of this stuff (c-19, BLM, etc) I have rediscovered how much I love to work jigsaw puzzles.


I hear you, Jeff. Instead of watching the news at night, I've been watching Star Trek Voyager reruns or Hallmark movies with my wife. Plus a lot more work on the gardens and yard. :)

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Origins online cancelled 1 month 3 weeks ago #10

Vendors pulled out and a fair number of the staff quit from what I am reading.
You either discover a star or you don't. You arrogant punk.

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Origins online cancelled 1 month 3 weeks ago #11

2020 - the year in which I watch lots of Family Feud and Matchgame 74/75/78.

Welp, those are *game* shows.

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Origins online cancelled 1 month 3 weeks ago #12

jedibcg wrote: Vendors pulled out and a fair number of the staff quit from what I am reading.

So then October probably won’t happen either then
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