Chris Avellone, a prominent name in the games industry, has been accused of using his status to sexually assault and harass multiple women. Based on horrifying first-hand accounts, he has been leveraging his position of power to take advantage of women trying to break into the games industry for years.
Following an interview with IGN over the weekend, several women came forward to oust Avellone for his sexual misconduct. Twitter user Karissa, for one, relayed her experience where Avellone (and his friends) intentionally got her “blackout drunk” during a gaming convention before taking her to a back room.
She further pointed out that Avellone has been preying upon women in the games industry since 2013, often during industry-related or company-paid events, as well as sending sexually explicit messages to women over social media.
While we’re at it, here’s another man to add to the gaming industry predator garbage pile. Yesterday was…
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