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Poll Results: What's more offensive in a game?

 
  • 19% (20)
    A severed human head
  • 3% (4)
    A male and female having sex
  • 5% (6)
    F-Bombs and general obcene languange
  • 71% (75)
    Gay sex/kissing
105 Total Votes  
post #41 of 75
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Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post
That's the thing that i don't get. I don't see why people find it so hard to beleive that the masses are against it.

I thought it would be pretty obvious to understand why. Whether anyone likes it or not, it still isn't socially acceptable. It is becoming 'more' acceptable but it isn't quite there yet.

Obviously people would choose a severed head, because that is simply why they would buy the game. Would you rather buy Broke Back Mountain the game or GTA IV?

The general public like violent games (GTA IV) and the general public still feel a bit 'iffy' about homosexual content in games. So putting the two together is obviously going to gross them out slightly. I don't see how anyone can frown upon that.

Although it is apparent that it is becoming more acceptable it just isn't quite there yet.
Oh, I completely understand that it's not yet completely socially acceptable. I just don't understand WHY it's not yet socially acceptable.


What the hell is wrong with our society that it's more ok to see a character's head be removed from its body, than to see two men or two women kiss?


For the record, I love my violent games and I am straight. But the way our society views something as small as a kiss is just disgusting.
post #42 of 75
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Originally Posted by Namrac View Post
But the way our society views something as small as a kiss is just disgusting.
Completely agree. Let people kiss who they want to kiss. Some people look at a homosexual act as if Hitler has risen from the dead and started the Nazi party again.
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post #43 of 75
Strange that the people not offended by gay content or don't care are the only one's commenting, but the vast majority of gay content offended voters to this poll haven't spoken up. Closet homophobes, lol
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post #44 of 75
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What about bisexuals having sex with people who were decapitated?
Win. Wasn't this in a Rob Zombie movie?
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post #45 of 75
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Originally Posted by Namrac View Post
Oh, I completely understand that it's not yet completely socially acceptable. I just don't understand WHY it's not yet socially acceptable.


What the hell is wrong with our society that it's more ok to see a character's head be removed from its body, than to see two men or two women kiss?


For the record, I love my violent games and I am straight. But the way our society views something as small as a kiss is just disgusting.
I couldn't agree more. The way we make such a big deal out of such little things is stupid.

But then i still couldn't give you an honest answer. I am not homophobic (in fact a few of my closest friends are bisexual) however i would still not feel right with it been in a game. I have no idea why, i can't even give myself an answer to that to be honest.

But i agree, it should become more acceptable. But in all honesty i think it is one of them things that never will, it will become more forgiving but i don't think it will ever become socially acceptable.
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post #46 of 75
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Originally Posted by xdaseinx View Post
Strange that the people not offended by gay content or don't care are the only one's commenting, but the vast majority of gay content offended voters to this poll haven't spoken up. Closet homophobes, lol

It's only gay if you push back right? Right?!
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post #47 of 75
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What about bisexuals having sex with people who were decapitated?
huh what about silent hill?
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post #48 of 75
Lol we are the internet, nothing offends us.
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Who wasn't offended by 2girls1cup?
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