After watching a long video on a certain social link in Persona 4 Golden that vastly improves the Plot, Character Depth, Setting, and Themes of Persona 4; I’ve since been moved into a Change of Heart over the game :’)

Spoilers for Persona 4, Megami Tensei Novels, and SMTIII: Nocturne included.

The Failures of Persona 4’s Plot

This will contain massive spoilers for Persona 4

Polygon and Siliconera’s Racist Double-Standards against Japanese Game Developers and Japanese Culture

Japanese developers are being scapegoated due to racism in the "gaming journalist" community. From Kazuma Hashimoto falsely accusing Japanese politicians of being White Nationalists, to Annette Polis deleting comments of ethnic minorities who point out Atlus's positive LGBT representation, to Jenni Lada's distortions, and finally the racism of Laura Kate Dale and Allegra Frank against Atlus Japan.