Submitted by -Mezzo- 856d ago | opinion piece

10 Outrageous Video Game Adverts That Caused Major Controversy

WC - More so than Hollywood has ever dared to, video games are keen to push the envelope as far as advertising goes, taking the medium’s image as scuzzier and more subversive than movies and using that to its advantage, offending those not “hip” enough to appreciate the nascent form of entertainment, while appealing to younger audiences who have likely been reared on the likes of Sonic, Mario, Grand Theft Auto and Resident Evil. (Culture)

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