As you're an extremely prominent blogger I'm rather disappointed that this is all you could say in response to it. He's bringing up valid points about the game industry often entertaining homophobic people in such a capacity that we KNOW about it
...is the original Doomguy Chara, and this is Kris?
I think Sugiyama is a piece of shit and Atlus has a horrible track record when it comes to LGBTQ representation, but some people on ERA seriously enjoy reaching in a desperate attempt to try to prove a point, which makes the forum so unappealing for so many.
I think you're answering your own question. DQ in the spotlight means people talk about it more than they would otherwise.