Dead Pixels

TV review by Martin Brown, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Gaming satire features sex talk, video game violence.

CW Comedy 2020

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age 10+

Based on 1 review

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age 15+

Based on 1 review

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age 10+

bad judgement in writing

I was slightly ambivalent after S1E1, but decided to give it the benefit of doubt. It's quite gamer nerdy, and full disclosure, I'm an IT professional, and although not a gamer, I know and understand that world. However, they crossed a line for me in S1E2 when they paraphrase a quote by Martin Niemöller about the Holocaust, relating it to changes in games. Problems with a game vs annihilation of people has no comparison. I guess most people won't remember, know or relate to the quote, but the writers clearly do, and the choice to use it is a sign of very bad judgement. I possibly would have stuck around a bit longer, but that mistake spoiled it for me

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