Gaming outlets halt Activision Blizzard coverage

Originally published on GamesIndustry.biz by Brendan Sinclair

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Multiple gaming outlets have said they will at least temporarily stop covering Activision Blizzard games in light of a discrimination and harassment lawsuit against the publisher and its various responses to it.

The Gamer editor-in-chief Kirk McKeand announced his decision on Twitter, saying, “We’re going to stop covering Activision and Blizzard games until there’s some real change and this gaslighting bollocks ends. We’ll cover the ongoing news regarding the current story, but we won’t be covering the games.”

The “gaslighting bollocks” was in reference to quote-tweeted excerpts from an internal email sent to Activision Blizzard staff by

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