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Submitted by syrinx 1026d ago | opinion piece

SimCity Crest DLC touches a nerve – DLC to boycott for ethical reasons

EA and Maxis reveal the second piece of DLC for SimCity and are asking gamers to shop unethically with Proctor & Gamble. SimCity just went one step too far. (EA, PC, SimCity)

FamilyGuy  +   1025d ago
I sense a vegan...
zeal0us  +   1025d ago
I was sensing more a extreme/hardcore animal lover aka possible PETA member.

Personally it would be silly to boycott this dlc. EA/Maxis and P&G aren't forcing you to buy the dlc. Keep it moving, nothing to see here.
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dedicatedtogamers  +   1025d ago
To sum the article:

>>I oppose P&G for their unethical business practices, yet I bought the new SimCity by EA
>>I bought the new SimCity by EA
>>SimCity by EA
>>EA
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DragonKnight  +   1025d ago
Dude, if you're going to boycott this DLC do it because of a single player game being always-online, not because of a completely unrelated issue. And besides, you're not boycotting a P&G product, you're boycotting an EA product. Did EA mistreat animals too?
sjaakiejj  +   1025d ago
So I suppose I should also boycott Tomb Raider because they're running a campaign with Rustlers at the moment.
Skate-AK  +   1025d ago
Since when is SimCity on PS3 and 360? You don't even know what platform the game you are promoting is on, Crest.

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