Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions

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Last week, Quantic Dream founder and CEO David Cage flew to New York City to show demos of his dramatic new PS4 game, Detroit: Become Human, to press. In his home city of Paris, meanwhile, a different type of drama was unfolding: French journalists were defending themselves against Cage’s legal

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Quantic Dream is suing two French media outlets over articles about the studio's work conditions, Kotaku has learne…
Worth noting that if you buy Detroit to participate in The Games Discourse for the ~3 days it's the hot game to tal…
Quantic Dream a choisi d'attaquer en diffamation Le Monde et Médiapart (qui l'ont appris il y a une douzaine de jou…
Quantic Dream qui poursuit en justice deux des trois journaux ayant enquêté sur leurs pratiques dégueulasses. En d'…
Quantic Dream attaque Le Monde et Mediapart pour leurs papiers (mais pas nous semble-t-il ¯\_(ツ)_/¯)
Damit ist Detroit dann auch wieder abbestellt und wird gebraucht geholt.
This is extremely worrying...
Stop buying Quantic Dream games was something I said a while ago not aware of this. Now that we're all aware, stop…
I don't know about their working conditions, but Quantic Dream has burned me twice with hype, and I would never buy…
Almost like theres some sort of correlation between having a (reportedly) massive inflated ego and an inability to…
SVP n'achetez pas Detroit.
Quantic Dream poursuit en justice les journalistes du Monde et de Médiapart à cause de leur papier sur les conditio…
My favorite part of the story is that Cage himself leaked that he was suing, despite all attempts for the news to k…
oh boy ...
Macht sie für mich nicht gerade sympathischer :^)
Quantic Dream never stops to deliver.
The ride never ends
welp guess I'm glad to not have a Playstation so I don't have to worry about being tempted to buy from these people…
Eh ben mes cochons.
Just in case I ever had the slightest idea of ever buying @Quantic_Dream 's game (which was unlikely given the inve…
David Cage is now suing Le Monde journalists. It'd be funny if it weren't an effective silencing tactic.
Damnit. I really, REALLY wanted to play Detroit. But there's no way I'm supporting this kind of behavior. Damnit.
Quantic Dream verklagt zwei französische Verleger über Artikel über die Arbeitsbedingungen des Studios. Die Studio…
J'aime pas trop quand une personne se retrouve en justice (ce sont toujours des situations stressantes) mais malheu…
Les méthodes David Cage. À un mois de la sortie de son jeu, brillant PR move.
Bon ben j'étais déjà pas super chaud pour acheter Detroit mais au moins comme ça ça règle définitivement le problèm…
Canceled my preorder of this. I was on the fence anyway and I’d rather not support this behaviour. I’d rather give…
/facepalm.
Sowas sollte man auf keinen Fall unterstützen.
Yea so anyway fuck David Cage.
quantic dream can eat shit honestly
Quando eu acho que o David Cage é cia não conseguem piorar...
Puh. #DetroitBecomeHuman
Not a great look for QD. Nope.
a really good thing to do to prove you're innocent when you're accused of sexist and racist acts is definitely to s…
David De Gruttola en pleine forme !
Suing the press is _always_ a good idea. Definitely incentivises them to cover you in a positive light in future. D…
The Sony PR Manager assigned to handle David Cage is currently mashing buttons on the controller trying to get thro…
David Cage being extra??? *pretends to be shocked*
Also important to note, the only reason we even have this story to talk about is because major sites are still doin…
This has become reason 7,392,946,200,183 why I have absolutely no interest in playing Detroit: Become Human. What a…
why. is this written like chandler
In a twist, Quantic Dream and David Cage make themselves look even more awful. Ridiculous.
David Cage, meet the Streisand Effect
Ils osent tout, c'est même à ça qu'on les reconnait.
Je savais pas mais soutine à @Willvs
@darkham_42 @Florian_Lecheva @vythaldas Après perso je dirais "ne pas acheter avant d'avoir le verdict final de cet…
Quantic Dream attaque le Monde (donc Will)? J’attaque Quantic Dream en justice. David va finir en cage
In any story like this there are two possibilities: 1) The news outlet was stupid enough to play fast and loose wi…
the same day that news dropped about the #DetroitBecomeHuman demo. coincidence?
This reminds me of the time I worked at a summer camp when one of the other counselors got busted and fired for smo…
The discourse around the game is going to be wild when it launches.
Un journaliste (et pas n'importe lequel) de cet outil de propagande SJW qu'est Pixelsfr (groupe Le Monde) va se fai…
Le jeu vidéo, épisode 158. Suite à une enquête aussi solide qu'embarrassante du Monde, de CPC et de Mediapart sur l…
Quantic Dream reminding us all of this shortly before release is an... interesting tactic.
Bon chance.
Ho shit I missed this. More reason not to buy QD games.
👎👎👎
Yikes! This is really not a nice look.
Man. This makes me wary about buying Detroit.
Second time I've witnessed a dev suing a journalist. In this case it's a studio suing the news media outfit Le Mond…
Sony va sortir un bye bitch à Quantic Dream après la sortie de Detroit si ça s'avère être vrai
Cada vez menos inclinado a tocar em qualquer coisa saída da Quantic Dream. Fahrenheit já foi o suficiente, e com to…
And suddenly, this glitch takes another dimension.
Another reason not to buy Detroit...
"As far as I can tell, this is the first incident of a video game studio suing journalists over negative reporting."
#4Puutiset
Que filho da puta
I can't think of a better of showing that you DON'T foster a toxic work environment than suing people accusing you…
Quantic Dream przeczytało coś negatywnego na swój temat i pozywają. Słabo. ;;
Looking forward to hard passing on Detroit now. Also, shout out to David Cage for saying “Want to talk about homo…
Quantic Dream qui s'attaque à la liberté de la presse ? Pas joli joli, ça ...
With the last few months of info dropping...I'm probably not playing Detroit.
this is not good
yeah, not playing that one unless I get it for free
Having enjoyed Quantic Dream's games in the past, this is really annoying.
I've never particularly liked David Cage or Quantic Dream, but man—this is not a good look.
OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOH SHIT
David Cage quadrupling down on this certainly seems like the actions of a man with a clear conscience.
Quantic Dream poursuit Le Monde et Mediapart en justice. Soutien aux confrères visés par ce dangereux précédent. Il…
Wow. That's disgusting.
This is messed up.
Quantic Dreams attaque le monde et media part en justice
Mdrrr mais l'absence de race de David Cage c'est fascinant
@haileyahayes Well, I'm less ready now.
Bah alors David Cage qu'est-ce qu'il se passe on a oublié ce que c'est le code du travail
this is pretty horrible imo
When you treat your employees extremely well and are definitely not a bad studio
Fuck David Cage, you will find nothing redeeming in the game to justify all of this and you probably would hate Hea…
not giving David Cage another dime after this. what a POS
David Cage is human garbage and his games are game garbage.
@Popehat countdown until half of Twitter expects you to be an expert of French law regarding speech?
Fuck off Quantic Dream
At this point, I'd advise against purchasing Quantic Dream's products not just because they're not very good, but a…
Reminder that fuck David Cage
wow not a good look for the shitty studio developing deus ex video game fan fiction
Don't buy Detroit: Become Human...beyond the fact it will be another David Cage shit-show.
If you don’t see anything wrong with this story, you’re prolly a #realgamer and I don’t like you.
Detroit developer Quantic Dream sues French media over articles about toxic work conditions
hrm, maybe nobody should buy this game or give it oxygen in general
Any outlet that reviews Detroit:BH next month without mentioning any of this is not worth the bandwidth
Some unexpected coincidences led to this scoop by @jasonschreier and @cecianasta
FARTING COCK AND BALLS
The best way to prove a story is false...
hahahahahahaha
Cage against the machine
BOYCOTT @Quantic_Dream
I have an idea, bear with me here because it is a little out there. How about instead of suing people for revealing…
David Cage Retire Bitch
Christ, this is extremely not a good look.
But NO, they actually have to go through with legal action, trying to sue reporters into the ground for the "crime"…
Porque claro, una información documentada y publicada en TRES medios distintos (uno de ellos Le Monde) es falsa. A…
sedgfghjuhi for fucks sake
The fact that Cage is trying to deal with this issue by suing the journalists who reported on his scummy behavior i…
Coward. Attacking journalism because they done got found out.
David Cage not only makes the world's crappiest games (which also regularly engage in creepy misogyny), but he also…
Een rechtszaak aanspannen lijkt me een vanzelfsprekende reactie van een spelontwikkelaar waar een gezonde bedrijfsc…
Your bi-weekly reminder that David Cage is a vile piece of excrement
This is not how to deal with negative press. We are not big fish in the video coverage pond but we stand with our F…
David Cage is a garbage person trying to cover his garbage behavior to sell more copies of his garbage games.
WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOW
And with that, I will not be buying this game.
Quantic Dream klaagt de Franse media aan voor smaad na het schrijven van artikelen over sexisme en racisme op de we…
Another article about Jason Schreier's book.
Intressant att den här nyheten kommer exakt samtidigt som PR-maskineriet spinner igång inför Detroit-släppet. Flera…
J'imagine @Willvs lâcher des "OBJECTION" à la Phoenix wright
então deve ser verdade mesmo
this is absolutely unlikely to backfire at all, nosirree
And here we have David Cage in the process of turning into a corncob.
@RockieWarAntz David Cage sucks, The demo announcement could not have come at a worse time too:
Let the flood gates of more shit to come out,BEGIN!
Et ça monte d'un cran...
nice get by @cecianasta here
Quantic Dream a bel et bien attaqué Le Monde et Mediapart en justice pour leur enquête sur les conditions de travai…
@CC_Freeman96
Detroit developer Quantic Dream sues French media over articles about toxic work conditions
Boy, I didn't think it was possible for me to be less impressed with David Cage, but here I am. His ownership of o…
Première fois qu'un studio de développement de jeu vidéo poursuit la presse en justice...
when you are definitely innocent
If your work environment is toxic, don't get mad for people pointing it out?
yep, hard pass
I have no idea where the truth is on this issue. But I'm guessing this is the wrong tactic.
You know you’re a real classy company if you take action against publications reporting accusations. It’s even wors…
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions vía @kotaku
Important to remember Sony is also complicit in this, having blacklisted the reporter who brought Quantic Dream’s a…
In today's David "I hired a gay once" Cage news... #detroitBecomeHuman
David Cage il a pas compris le principe de "bad buzz" je crois
Ah oui David "j'ai trauma Ellen Page" De Grutola
Whatttt Quantic Dream attacking the media instead of fixing problems woah oh man no way I never would have guessed
#DetroitBecomeHuman Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions…
David Cage acaba de ganhar oficialmente o titulo de "mano que cara cuzão"
oh man can David Cage suck any more
David Cage, CEO of Quantic Dream (with Sony's backing) seems to be in court suing the French media. Employee harass…
“Sony has had such a positive online presence this year!!” Uh, oops. Looks like things are getting serious between…
normal reaction by a normal company run by a normal developer having a normal one
Quantic Dream demanda a Le Monde y a Mediapart por los artículos sobre las condiciones laborales tóxicas del estudi…
Depending on how this goes... this could be a big deal. Quantic Dream sueing the french outlet that reported on the…
Quantic Dream continues to embody the very definition of class.
Quantic Dream решила подать в суд на журналистов, которые писали об условиях работы в ее офисах.
I'm laughing so hard at this that I'm more than willing to link a Kotaku article, oh my GOD, DAVID. Never stop bein…
David Cage retire bitch
Finde das immer noch abgefahren: Anstatt sich im eigenen Laden um den Sexismus und Rassismus zu kümmern, sagt einer…
David Cage is a fucking tool lmao
For context:
hell to david cage
This has 100% put me off of getting Detroit, instead of fixing systemic issues in your studio you sue the people wh…
Jesus, apparently no one actually followed up on David Cage's threats to journalists until now (and we're all gonna…
I'm going to be pretty fucking pissed if anyone covers Quantic Dream games ever again: Yo…
Quantic Dream verklagt Le Monde und Mediapart nach Artikeln über toxische Arbeitsbedingungen
Shame on Quantic Dream management and David Cage for this via @kotaku
@F_DaVid_A Pues ya que el otro día hablabas de Amazon y porqué no habría que comprarles, el mismo argumento podría…
lol David Cage sucks so bad via @kotaku
Так себе решение перед выходом игры - Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work…
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions via @kotaku
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions - Kotaku #LatestTechNews
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions
Quantic Dream and CEO David Cage are suing French press over articles about toxic work conditions via @Kotaku_UK
Detroit developer Quantic Dream sues French media over articles about toxic work conditions …
@ChaseDoh
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions via @kotaku
Quantic Dream suing French Media #cupodcasttopics
Man who has made 4 Toxicly Sexist and Racist games in a row wants people to know his Studio that would be very hard…
@JimSterling Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions…
Something to watch via @kotaku
No seas así Quantic Dream:
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions via @kotaku
Why am I not surprised? "Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions"…
Good. I hope he wins, since the claims against him appear to be unsubstantiated.
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions ༄…
WTF. Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions…
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions - Kotaku
Reminder to not even buy this game or any of their games even as a joke
🤦🏻‍♂️
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions via @kotaku @riffyyyyy
1. Cage is fucking awful. 2. He treats his employees like shit. 3. He's SUING journalists for reporting on work con…
Ça (re)parle de l'affaire Quantic Dream dans Kotaku, et ça y mentionne @IvanLeFou et @Willvs.
@ztiworoh the Ongoing Saga™
Quantic Dream fa causa a Le Monde e Mediapart per gli articoli che parlavano di condizioni di lavoro pessime…
Imo that money would've been better spent improving their company's work environment instead of suing newspapers. T…
Le studio de jeux video français Quantic Dream attaque @lemondefr et @Mediapart en justice via @kotaku
Video game news needs to stop happening. I'm already working on a big dumb video rant about a hot topic in the indu…
Det här är dock inte så fräscht...
#Technology Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work…
It's super shitty to sue news outlets for reporting on hostile working conditions.
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions via @kotaku
@BitchyAmi ready for their court date
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions via @kotaku
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions via @kotaku
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions…
David Cage, lover of twists.
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions vía @kotaku
Seriously #DavidCage ? Are you that stuck up and pompous that you're going to sue a newspaper for reporting news? C…
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions
Ah gotcha, just another reminder that anything associated with David Cage is probably crap (This is a crap move by…
Quantic Dream sues Le Monde and Mediapart over articles on toxic work conditions
"Quantic Dreams demanda a periodistas por presentar una imagen negativa del estudio". Recuerden esto si se antojan…
Good. Bad situation if true but if not $hit like that should NOT go unpunished. <i>Detroit </i>Developer Quantic Dr…
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions - #GoogleAlerts
I cannot wait for the super best friends to tear this game apart when it comes out.
hi david cage, letting you know that performative outrage is not a rational way to respond to allegations of toxic…
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions
As if my excitement for Detroit wasn't already dying out. Quantic Dream just keeps looking shadier and shadier.
@WoolieWoolz @MattMcMuscles @AngriestPat PLEASE MENTION THIS ON THE PODCAST!!!
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions - Kotaku…
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions
for all of america's reputation as a litigious culture, i'm so glad it's not as easy to sue someone for defamation…
Detroit Developer Quantic Dream Sues French Media Over Articles On Toxic Work Conditions - Kotaku…
Wow. If I ever had an interest in getting Detroit: Become Human, it has been thoroughly scrubbed away today. Not on…
Le médiocre Cage, boss de Quantic Dream, déclare poursuivre @mediapart et @lemondefr en diffamation (en)
@Goldphnxx I know but like, they're suing French press for articles talking about negative and shitty work environm…

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