In the midst of midterm week and trying to get the next RiverCityGamers podcast together (coming this Friday, hopefully), the video-hosting service Blip, which hosts videos for every member of RiverCityGamers, started cutting back on the bulk of its userbase. Specifically, they cut back on people who, in their eyes, weren't contributing a "high-quality original web series." As far as I know, the list of RCG members affected is as follows:
AngelHalo (who I feel especially bad for, considering he's also had his original YouTube account wrongfully suspended)
I haven't heard from Onirokaku or Wizwar100 on the status of their accounts, though you might be asking why my name isn't listed.
Well, Blip e-mailed everyone on their site, whether their accounts were getting removed or not. Here is the e-mail I received:
I've spent the past couple days wondering how and why my account isn't on the chopping block (yet). I haven't uploaded anything to Blip since July (the Lifeline video) and I purposely made my show homepage look like utter garbage, partially to drive away dirty casuals and partially to stand out from the over-professionalized personification of stagnation that usually clutters the front page of the site. However, now I'm stuck asking myself this: