Month: November 2019

8 November 2019

Transgender discrimination in The Netherlands

Before I start on the topic of discrimination, let me start with some Dutch law 101 😉 Article 1 of the Dutch constitution states“Allen die zich in Nederland bevinden, worden in gelijke gevallen gelijk behandeld. Discriminatie wegens godsdienst, levensovertuiging, politieke gezindheid, ras, geslacht of op welke grond dan ook, is niet toegestaan.“,which roughly (Google) translates into:“All those in the Netherlands are treated equally in the […]

4 November 2019

Black Desert online – or how MMORPGs are becoming too easy

It’s no secret that online games – and more specifically MMORPGs – become easier and easier over time. Not only the game play but also acquisition of goods and money – destroying the in-game economy most of the times because of the lack of a money-sink. The first MMORPG I played was Lineage II which was back in 2005. This game was one of the […]