Have a deeper look into what is griefing, and the effects it has on people.
Having a problem with griefing? Then check out this guide to dealing with griefing.
The topic of regulation often comes up when talking about griefing. CS GO Overwatch is a self regulated community that allows qualified and experienced members of the community (‘investigators‘) to review reports of disruptive behavior, determine whether those reports are valid, and apply temporary bans if appropriate. Do you think this type of system is effective? What are the complications of this (such as time, and financing it)?
Here, youtuber JustDavid discusses many aspects and instances of griefing. What are your thoughts about griefing? Should servers regulate griefers, or will it impede on the user’s freedom of speech?
- Here is an article that goes through different types of griefing.Victoria L. Rubin, Sarah C. Camm, (2013) “Deception in video games: examining varieties of griefing”, Online Information Review, Vol. 37 Iss: 3, pp.369 – 387