Gaming

Dan Bull talks Video Games, Music and Bullying…

DTL Interviewed Dan Bull – but you may know him as “Douglby”… With 1,351,285 subscribers on YouTube and 102K followers on Twitter, Dan Bull is literally #winning at the internet right now, but it hasn’t all been fame and glory for the geeky gamer come comedy rapper… DTL caught up with Dan to talk about

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12 Online Behaviours Which Are Shady AF…

Are you throwing some serious shade? We put our heads together here at Ditch HQ to make this list of twelve shady behaviours that people do online which they deffo wouldn’t IRL. We’re all guilty of at least a couple of the points on this list! But if you’re doing them all on the regular, then

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In:Game Abuse – What You Need to Know

Ditch the Label and Habbo have teamed up to find out the extent and nature of online bullying and in game abuse within digital gaming environments. Here’s what we found out, in a nutshell: In:Game Abuse 57% of people have been bullied in a game 64% have been trolled in an online game 57% have

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The Problem with Trolling

What is trolling? If you would prefer the easier to read version, please click here. “Trolling” in an online game is most commonly used to described when players go out of their way to annoy everyone and make other players rage. The acts of trolling can range anywhere from committing friendly fire to just telling

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6 of the Most Progressive Video Game Characters

Being the absolute nerds that we are, Ditch the Label thought it would be fun to compile a list about video games. Be it the first transgender video game character ever, or even a pop culture icon, all of these characters had a part to play in the progression of video games. 1 – Samus When

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Are You Trolling? [Quiz]

80% of people surveyed said that they have never trolled somebody in an online game. However, 64% have been trolled in a game – it seems that sometimes, people can be unaware that their behaviour is having serious affects on others. Are you trolling people in games? Answer these 8 questions to determine whether or not

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Trolling: Both Sides of the Story

Trolling is quite a new topic for a lot of people. For others it is part of day-to-day life. The issue is that even those who have experienced trolling, usually only experience one side of it. So, we have presented both sides of the trolling story and we’ll let you form your own opinions. I was

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7 Things we can Learn From Pokémon

7 things we can learn from Pokémon 1. Racism is silly. Pikachu is both yellow and black – yet still remains everyone’s favourite. (Sorry Charmander). 2. Things will get better.  Take Magikarp for example; deemed useless for most of their prepubescent life, and then BAM – it hit its teens and evolved into Gyarados. Now everybody

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