League players have no right to be toxic whilst bearing their university affiliation

Cassius Sonoda

by Cassius Sonoda

YouTuber, blogger, PC hardware seller, and PC gamer.

I have enormous respect towards universities, so if you’re going to bear that affiliation in your summoner’s name and behave disgracefully in games, you can do so publicly so everyone can see.  Whether it is your university or not, this is an especially egregious offence in toxicity and is a double whammy in my book:

UNSW-HongKong-oce-player-toxic
17.03.2018

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Inting and griefing when your pick is banned: Two wrongs don’t make a right

Cassius Sonoda

by Cassius Sonoda

YouTuber, blogger, PC hardware seller, and PC gamer.

Player threatens intentional feeding.
Player threatening to grief after someone has banned his pick. Names of those not involved are pixelated.
Now the player threatens to intentionally feed.
Player steps up his threat to intentional feeding.

Believe me when I say I was super-annoyed at the absent-mindedness or outright contempt of OCE1 player tonoleague1 banning HOW TO PLAY‘s pick, but the graver transgression here is griefing2 and threats of intentional feeding.  I think you could be excused if it only affected the player who wronged you – frankly, he deserved it, but doing it to the detriment of the 3 other team mates who did nothing to wrong you is absolutely inexcusable. Continue reading “Inting and griefing when your pick is banned: Two wrongs don’t make a right”

  1. Oceanic server
  2.  Griefing refers to the practice of purposefully sabotaging your teammates in an online game out of spite over a disagreement.  For a richer definition, see https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=griefing