Someone Wrote Clickbait, and You Won't Believe What Happened

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Aug 30th at 12:30 PM until 1:30 PM

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The world of games journalism can seem sensationalist at times, but is there a method to the madness? Where do writers come up with their headlines, and are they trying to trick you into giving extra clicks? This panel discusses the challenges journalists face trying to simultaneously capture an audience's attention, while serving the need for information. Why do journalists write the way they do, and what's the best way to respect and serve the reader? This panel provides an inside look.