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Originally Posted by prosser13 View Post
Footage?

It had a single CCTV shot on a billboard of the toddler with his mum, which supposedly the developers didn't realize was even there

I dont know the ins and outs of how much footage exactly, i', just merely explaining why it got banned.
Kind of appropriate to not notice it though dont you think?

A pic on a billboard that would remind the family about their loss every time they would see it when they are in town or whatever.
Those 2 murderers are loose somewhere in the uk with new identities, they could be living next door to you, If the developers knew that the footage was there, then thats kinda low
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Lmao..going from Mario to manhunt eh...Abit of a leap lol.
That's what I'm saying. Are they that desperate to change their image?

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Nintendo had nothing to do with the making of this game....they didn't choose whether it would be on the wii or not....
Knowing Nintendo and their practices, it seems that they do in fact have A LOT of say on what comes out for their consoles. That was one of the reasons for the great "3rd. party developer exodus" from back in the N64 days. Nintendo has always been too much of a pain to work with because they're too controlling (after the debacle of the SNES games who wouldn't be?).
If this whole thing keeps on getting bigger, it may end up bitting Nintendo in the ass.
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Unless you can prove that the game was the actual influence then yes ok let's do something, otherwise don't say anything on the matter, it just waste our time proving you wrong.

GAMES DO NOT KILL PEOPLE. PEOPLE KILL PEOPLE.
Indeed people do kill people but there are outside influences which influence peoples thought process. ''Wow wouldnt be a good idea to hit jim in the head with an axe...I saw that in manhunt, Looked pretty fancy''

Im not proving anyone wrong or right here im just saying it * CAN * be an influence...which we all would be better off without. Something you cant deny and that manhunt does promote thuggish behaviour. PERIOD.
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I dont know the ins and outs of how much footage exactly, i', just merely explaining why it got banned.
Kind of appropriate to not notice it though dont you think?

A pic on a billboard that would remind the family about their loss every time they would see it when they are in town or whatever.
Those 2 murderers are loose somewhere in the uk with new identities, they could be living next door to you, If the developers knew that the footage was there, then thats kinda low
I understand what your getting at but it seems a stupid reason to ban the game. It's pretty easy to change it.

And its a billboard in the game, not in real life. They'd never see it unless they played the game
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Indeed people do kill people but there are outside influences which influence peoples thought process. ''Wow wouldnt be a good idea to hit jim in the head with an axe...I saw that in manhunt, Looked pretty fancy''

Im not proving anyone wrong or right here im just saying it * CAN * be an influence...which we all would be better off without. Something you cant deny and that manhunt does promote thuggish behaviour. PERIOD.
If they are that stupid to hit their friend in the head with an axe, I think they deserve to be locked away tbh.

I played the original Manhunt and haven't had any tendencies to murder people around me (well sometimes, but only when I am really pissed off but even then I wouldn't kill them because I'm not stupid).
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LMAO!!! http://www.play.com/Product.aspx?tit...ITLE=Manhunt+2

better order it while you can
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http://www.play.com/Product.aspx?pa=...ITLE=Manhunt+2

ps2 version. I am tempted to see what happens.
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Indeed people do kill people but there are outside influences which influence peoples thought process. ''Wow wouldnt be a good idea to hit jim in the head with an axe...I saw that in manhunt, Looked pretty fancy''

Im not proving anyone wrong or right here im just saying it * CAN * be an influence...which we all would be better off without. Something you cant deny and that manhunt does promote thuggish behaviour. PERIOD.
Watching MTV all day could also make me so horny i wanna rape the first girl i see(i never would since i love my gf and never watch mtv)......I can make an assumption about anything for any means necessary. If we stopped being creative because of this we wouldn't have any music, movies, games, or books. I would put religion as the worst influence in the history of the world but that isn't the point since no one has actually proved games influence real world violence and they have proved negative influences from religion...

Also the only behavior Manhunt promotes is Self Preservation...the character you play wakes up in an asylum where thugs are searching for you and want to kill you, and the only way out is to defend yourself and kill those thugs. That isn't saying hey lets kill anyone and everybody, that is saying kill only if need be for self preservation...
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I loved Manhunt 1, oh well. I'm sure i'll be able to get it off eBay
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Good thing i dont live in the UK
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