Shroud makes desperate plea to PUBG devs: "I can't play your game!" - Dexerto
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Shroud makes desperate plea to PUBG devs: "I can't play your game!"

Published: 23/Apr/2019 10:24

by Matt Porter

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Popular PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, to fix the game – claiming that he can’t play it in its current state.

Shroud is a former Counter-Strike: Global Offensive pro player, who retired from competitive action to turn his attention to streaming on Twitch.

Since his shift in focus, the Canadian has seen huge success on the popular broadcasting platform, thanks to battle royale games like PUBG, and in more recent times, Apex Legends.

PUBG CorpShroud has returned to PUBG – but is unhappy with the game in its current state.

Shroud makes a plea to PUBG Corp

For shroud though, streaming has had its difficulties lately, as he has been struggling to find a game that he enjoys playing consistently – switching back and forth between a number of different titles.

On April 20 though, shroud made it clear that he wouldn’t be trying out PUBG that day, making an emphatic speech about the current state of the game, and his feelings towards it.

“I can’t play PUBG man, it really just sucks,” the Canadian told his viewers. “It really just sucks. Please PUBG developers, if you’re watching, fucking help me man. I can’t play your game.”

Shroud frustrated with Apex Legends and PUBG

Shroud’s annoyance with both PUBG and Apex Legends has been clear, with the Twitch streamer making a number of comments aimed at both games, and the frustrations he is having with them.

After struggling with ‘slow-mo servers’ on Apex Legends, and a lack of new content, shroud stated he was ready to “quit the game forever” and play PUBG instead.

That opinion didn’t last long though, with lag issues on PUBG causing the former CS:GO pro to label the game as a “waste of [his] time.”

While shroud saw massive success on PUBG, it seems the streamer is at the end of his tether with the game, and has since been seen streaming Escape from Tarkov and Anno 1800 in an attempt to find another game he enjoys playing.

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Charli D’Amelio slams “hurtful” rumors that her parents force her to post online

Published: 18/Jan/2021 22:29

by Virginia Glaze

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As the current queen of TikTok, Charli D’Amelio is no stranger to being swept up in internet drama — but a recent rumor involving her family has caused the star to lash out in a series of social media posts.

Charli D’Amelio is TikTok’s most-followed content creator. Boasting over 106 million fans on the viral video app, Charli saw a huge surge in growth throughout 2020, acquiring her own makeup line and even scoring a partnership with Dunkin’ Donuts, among other accomplishments.

With great internet fame comes great… drama, apparently, as the youngest D’Amelio sibling also found herself in a slew of “scandals” last year — and the turmoil isn’t over yet, as the New Year seems to be kicking off with a disturbing rumor regarding Charli’s parents.

The rumor itself, circulating online via comments on Instagram tea pages and TikTok fan accounts, alleges that Charli is unhappy being an influencer and is “forced” to post TikToks by her parents to keep up with their elevated lifestyle.

Charli D'Amelio hits back at rumors
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The D’Amelio family have been a source of near-constant rumors and speculation among fans ever since Charli and Dixie’s rise to fame.

However, Charli has vehemently denied these claims, as told in a series of biting comments via TikTok on January 18, 2021.

“I am so fortunate to have such amazing parents, and when people spread fake, hurtful and false rumors about my family, I have to put my foot down,” she began.

“I have an amazing dad and family who have never hurt or taken advantage of me, ever. Please stop spreading these lies. If I am not in the mood to post, I don’t. No one is forcing me. My parents care about my mental health more than anything.”

It seems that Charli’s reply has been met with mixed reviews among critics, who claim that the star is avoiding responsibility for a recent Bahamas vacation — but this is far from the first time the D’Amelio’s have had to address similar rumors that spiraled out of control.

Last year, Dixie released a comparable response after fans claimed that her parents treated her poorly and “worse” than her younger sister, with YouTube drama channels pointing out moments in family videos where the eldest D’Amelio sibling was being teased.

Dixie D'Amelio tiktok comments
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Dixie was very blunt with those making accusations of her parents’ alleged favoritism.

Luckily, both stars shut down the rumors quickly and brutally — although there’s no telling what other theories fans are bound to come up with in the future.