Harassed game developer driven from home after receiving death threats on Twitter

Harassed game developer driven from home after receiving death threats on TwitterBrianna Wu, a game developer, and her husband called the police and left their home last night after receiving a credible death threat on Twitter. According to posts on Twitter, Wu, who is the head of development at Giant Spacekat, became a subject of attack after posting a series of memes poking fun at Gamergate and its supporters. Posters on the image board 8Chan took the opportunity to attack Wu, before an unidentified person set up a Twitter account for the express purpose of harassing and threatening her.



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