* Abusive of others for pleasure

* Unreasonable sense of entitlement

* Controlling

* Rigid and intolerant

* Cold; callous; lacking in empathy

* Lacking in conscience; feels justified to any action to achieve one's goals

* Sees others as enemies

* Avoids taking responsibility

* Lacks integrity

* Manipulative

* Over-inflated sense of self-worth

* Overconfidence; tyrannical righteousness; absurd moral authority

* Extreme hypersensitivity when slighted; persecution complex

* Black and white thinking; general extremism of belief and behavior

* Prone to concrete thinking, vs. abstract thinking

* Resents authority

* Poor morals

* Hypocritical; holds others to standards one does not meet oneself

* Projection

* Denial

* Blame shifting

* Lack of object constancy -- have trouble seeing people as complex entities worthy of consideration

* no concern for coherency of thought, or consistency of value system

* Treat people like appliances, expecting them to perform to their satisfaction.
* Alyssa Rosenberg of The Washington Post said that some of the ostensible concerns about video game reviews are actually rooted in Gamergate supporters' belief that video games are appliances rather than art and that they should be reviewed based on feature checklists rather than traditional artistic criteria.[112]

* Sore losers