Entitlement is a right; It’s an idea of the amount in which something is owed, literally it’s the right to benefits promised. What it’s not is a free pass to judge a product and its creator’s integrity, what it’s not is the right to spread malicious accusations, death threats, and belittle artists who spend years of their sweat and tears making a product, of course for profit, but also enjoyment. Another right is the right to share likes and dislikes, the strong debate, and arguments based on foundation, supported by level headed facts. We should all have the right to say “ET is a fantastic game”, or “half-life 2 was terrible” without immediately being judged. I find the idea of Bioware succumbing to their fans as not being a “service” but the worst possible idea that has ever hit gaming, by allowing gamers do dictate what publisher’s release, shallows the pool. Why have a grand idea, or even try to express yourself? Why waste your time? This sets a new precedence, no publisher is willing to take risks anymore, and why should they when spoiled gamers cry and flood the internet till they get what they want?
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