"As defined by an Urban Dictionary user, cringe culture is: making fun of people and/or insulting them by calling them 'cringey' or 'cringe' for doing something which doesn't harm or somehow insult anyone nor anything."
— From an article by Nique.net. (Link here.)
"They are also often cast as elitist scum who treat the larger gaming population with disdain, telling them to git gud, which is akin to a put up or shut up mentality; that is, real gamers overcome content through hard work and skill."
— Zek Valkyrie, Game Worlds Get Real: How Who We Are Online Became Who We Are Offline
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