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Submitted by mikeboccher 120d ago | rumor

Ubisoft Confirms Far Cry 4 Character Is Gay

From the very second the cover images and art were revealed for Far Cry 4 they have been the subject of second guessing and controversy. Between the Tibetan prayer flags, the apparent subjugation of another human being and the overwhelming amount of stereotypical images pertaining to effeminate, gay men, where do we begin? (Far Cry 4, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

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Majin-vegeta  +   121d ago | Well said
SH*tstorm is about to hit the ceiling.
UltimateMaster  +   120d ago
It's easy to tell.
They all wear purple clothes to match their purple purses. /s

Just kidding.
AliTheSnake1  +   120d ago
This should be funny and interesting. A gay Anti-hero ?
The thing is, what you described as "stereotypical" is actually true. I have met a lot of gay men and women from a gay friend, most of them fit the stereotype perfectly.

And this picture just made my day.
http://myxboxlive.com/gamin...

As long as they don't shove the sexual gay shit down our throats, this game should be interesting .
Yi-Long  +   120d ago | Well said
So what if he's gay!? Why would the sexuality of a fictional character be such a big deal to so many people!?

You've got heartless killers and murderers and drug-dealers etc etc in games, but it's somehow a big controversy if there's a guy who's attracted to other guys!?

Grow up.

Everyone always says this industry needs to 'mature', yet every time a game strays a bit from the mainstream when it comes to sex/sexuality, there's a huge uproar amongst the community, because they're too immature to handle it...

The uproar SHOULD be about the ridiculous 30$ season-pass! THAT'S the reason why I won't buy this game!
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wwarren19  +   120d ago
its terrible that i laughed at that.
FunAndGun  +   120d ago
@AliTheSnake1

obviously stereotypes originate from common occurrences, but to say most of them fit the stereotype is just not true. There are a lot of gay individuals that do not fit the stereotype. One of the reasons a lot of gay men stay in the closet is because they fear being labeled with the stereotype you are saying is mostly true.

There are plenty of masculine gay men in this world, I am sure you have met many without even knowing they are gay.
AceBlazer13  +   120d ago
Oh wow he's gay. Guess what, I still don't care. Does this help better the plot or gameplay of the game in some meaningful way or is it to please the egos of some over entitled homos.

If these people are gonna bring their world problems into gaming maybe it's best they just gtfo.
Anthotis  +   120d ago
The build up to this game is gonna be a lot of fun. So much raging from tumblrinas and kotaku.
Eonjay  +   120d ago | Funny
From racist to gay. This is getting interesting. I would like to submit an idea for a gay racist.
Tetsujin  +   120d ago
I'm glad a lot of gaming companies are starting to at least go outside the comfort zone with characters and stories to actually make something different for a change.
legionsoup  +   120d ago
Gay. Straight. I don't care.

Why even bring it up unless it's integral to the story.

I hope it's not just a talking point to get people riled up about the game, and that it's something mature and interesting, and perhaps even something that would move video games in an interesting direction. Otherwise, it doesn't matter, and this kind of announcement is lame.
memots  +   120d ago
lol top of the page N4G confirmed
DragonKnight  +   120d ago
Alright, so now either the fact that the character is gay isn't going to matter at all because that fact won't really be exposed (unless it is by virtue of campy stereotypes), or there's going to be an obligatory gay romance scene.

To all the SJWs out there, does the latter sound like it's going to make the game awesome to you, or is it COMPLETELY irrelevant the way most everyone else except homophobes feels about it?
guitarded77  +   120d ago
We still live in a society where ancient beliefs perpetuate old prejudiced. I think it's great that the game creators felt compelled enough to tell the story they want to tell, regardless of whether some will be butt hurt (no pun intended) or not.

Hopefully, 10 years from now, this will be an absolute non-story. But luckily, we are seeing a rapid advancement for gay rights in America, and until those rights are equal with the rest of the people here, these characters will be a sub-conscious stereotype destroyer.

The Canadians are far more accepting of gays, and the rights they offer. So I would expect them to have such a character. I just hope their influence is positive for their neighbors to the south. However, I do see this game being banned in some less Western countries.
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MonstaTruk  +   120d ago
@Yi-Long

My thing is: why mention it? Should we get the sexual orientation of every main game character, now? Why do I need his sexual orientation forced into my games?

Another point: a lot of parents use video games as a "nanny" for their kids. Having a main character's sexual orientation as a focal point for this game is wrong & tasteless...
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Yi-Long  +   120d ago
@Monsta: Why hide it? People were reacting to the cover-image, and the appearance of the guy, so Ubisoft explains who and what he is. If he's gay, he's gay. That's the character they've written.

Michael in GTA5 was always portrayed as a straight married guy with kids. Did you feel that was 'forced' in!? How about the hetero-sexual sex-scenes in God of War!? What about The Witcher 2 or Assassin's Creed 2!? Talk about forcing sexuality into games, THOSE games go out of their way to show how much of a macho hetero-sexual guy your main character is. So don't pretend Ubisoft having a gay guy as a villain is somehow doing something other games aren't doing, as in informing you a little bit about the sexual preferences of a character.

Oh, and parents who are using R-rated video games as a 'nanny' for their kids, is a pretty terrible excuse to hide behind. You don't have a problem with killing a whole island of people to survive and reach your objectives, but 'oh lordy, think of the kids when one of the characters is gay!!!" (!)

Again, I say: Grow up! Nothing wrong with homo-sexuality, and there's certainly nothing wrong with our media showing gay characters. If some homophobic parents can't handle that, then they should pick up some other games to 'babysit' their kids.
MonstaTruk  +   119d ago
@Yi-Long

"There's nothing wrong with homosexuality"...says who, you? I don't agree, and maybe that's why we have the opposing views that we have, I guess.

There's a lot of confusion/dispute on what's appropriate and not appropriate in the world, today. Just to be curious, what are a few things that you find to be "not appropriate". Don't worry, I'll wait...
AgentSmithPS4  +   119d ago
@guitarded77
"The Canadians are far more accepting of gays"
Of course, they don't want to freeze to death ;). It's very cold up there and they say it's best to share body heat with skin to skin contact, it might even work as an excuse if someone walks in on you. /s

Imagine the response if he takes you captive in the game and does stuff to you, lol.
Yi-Long  +   119d ago
@Monsta: In life, there are certain things that I have problems with. The usual stuff, like racism, illegal wars, corruption, rape, murder, etc etc.

In entertainment, there's very little, probably nothing, that I deem 'inappropriate', in a way that I would go out of my way to try and get it 'censored' or banned. It's fictional. It's 'entertainment'. And while there's content I personally wouldn't be interested in watching or playing, I don't have a problem with it being released and enjoyed by others.

For example, I haven't watched Ichi the Killer yet, simply because what I've heard and read about it, it seems like something that goes so far over the top (in terms of gore/violence) that I wouldn't enjoy it. I could very well be wrong, but having watched the trailers, I'm just not interested in it. However, I would never say it should be banned or forbidden or that they've gone too far or whatever.

-I- believe I wouldn't enjoy that movie, so -I- decide I won't watch it. That's my choice. Just like I avoid anything David Spade appears in.

So that's always a personal preference. If you believe you can't enjoy this game because it features a homosexual villain, because that somehow upsets you, then just don't play it.

Other people, like me, honestly don't care if a character in a game or TV-show or comic or movie or whatever, happens to be gay. It's not an issue for us.

But like I said, the reason why -I- won't get this game, is because of the Season Pass. I have never supported that DLC-greed, and I'll never will.
Dee_91  +   119d ago
im guessing his sexuality plays a role in the story because other than that, there would be no need to make his sexuality known.

But eh it creates buzz.My word of advice for people ( that im 1000% sure will fall on deaf ears) Think before you type.
Gunstar75  +   119d ago
@alithesnake
"as long as they don't shove their sexual gay shit down our throats" ????

What is that supposed to mean?
FriedGoat  +   119d ago
@Gunstar75

I think he is referring to brown sausages.
vulcanproject  +   120d ago
It was probably only gonna be an 18+ in Russia anyway sooooo....
BiggCMan  +   120d ago
Am I the only one who thinks this is satire? I can't really tell, but I mean there is no sources or links to any confirmation of this. It's written as a blog with immature writing, I think it may be satire.
hellzsupernova  +   120d ago
Yeah I get that feeling too. Was not very professional, plus who really cares.
As long as they do not push some gay agenda, or free tibet or other political crap on us I'm all for it.

The last farcry was amazing I cannot wait
Mikelarry  +   120d ago
who really cares, does his sexual preference does it advance the story in any way interesting, i mean this is just silly as the dumbledore being gay announcement years after the harry potter series ended. i aint got nothing against he gays i am just trying to understand this angle ubisoft is trying to put out there
FunAndGun  +   120d ago
How many evil bad guys have been in video games? This one just so happens to be gay. Why is it that every time there is a gay anything everyone thinks there is an angle or agenda?
Mikelarry  +   120d ago
because i believe ubisoft are doing this in regards to the backlash they got when the character was revealed

@ below i suggest you reread my comment. i dont care that the character is gay i am more concerned that ubisoft are doing this just to deflect the backlash, so before you start name calling atleast reread and understand my comment

also kratos sexuality does advance the story he was straight and lost his wife and kid
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FunAndGun  +   120d ago
Does the sexual preference of Kratos banging hot chicks advance the story in any way?

Does the sexual preference of CJ and the hot coffee advance the story in any way?

Does any straight sex "scene" or sexual undertone in any video game advance the story in any way?

The dude is gay, who cares. You guys are such hypocrites when it comes to sexuality that you don't approve of when video games are full of sexual themes on a daily basis.
hellzsupernova  +   120d ago
That dumbledore thing was complete bullshit, such a media whore!
Dee_91  +   119d ago
I'm pretty sure his sexuality has something to do with the story, otherwise they wouldn't have made a gay character.I don't see anything "silly" about it.
lelo  +   120d ago
It would be better if there were lesbians instead of gays...
Dead_Cell  +   120d ago
Because that's the cool kind of gay, right chief?
lelo  +   120d ago
@Dead_Cell
I have nothing against gays and lesbians... but I just prefer seeing 2 girls rubbing themselves then 2 guys.

...But if you prefer seeing 2 guys, then respect and enjoy. Everyone have their preferences.
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palaeomerus  +   120d ago
"Because that's the cool kind of gay, right chief?"

Whoa! Sick burn bra. Fist bump!
PFFT  +   120d ago
I agree it would be better to watch two girls rub each other rather than to dudes sword fighting..... *shivers*
DaBeatSpecialist  +   120d ago
Now this pic looks hella gay too smh

http://myxboxlive.com/gamin...
Supporter  +   120d ago
That gave me a chuckle
Dead_Cell  +   120d ago
If you think "gay" at all phallic symbolism then you may be gay.
SilentNegotiator  +   120d ago
Well, these days it's either include a gay character in your game or get bullied by GLAAD, so they had no choice. /jk
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Jughead3416  +   120d ago
What's with the worldwide gay movement over the past few years?
Irishguy95  +   120d ago
Typical occurrence of the human race. It's due to the vast majority of the population having low intelligence and being closed minded. There shouldn't need to be a gay movement and it never should have been a big deal. The human condition.
palaeomerus  +   120d ago
" It's due to the vast majority of the population having low intelligence and being closed minded."

Normal distributions don't work that way. Learn some basic math before you mouth off about 'low intelligence' lest you appear to prove your own point in a manner you had not anticipated.
Gamerbynight  +   120d ago
Its called equal rights. Something gay men and women do not have. All we want is to be able to dream the same as everyone else and have the same opportunity. It is not that you are so sexy we want to hit on you. People are people and love is love.
MonstaTruk  +   119d ago
@ Gamerbynight

Oh please, g*y rights my @$$. What rights have they been shunned from having (excluding marriage)?

You're lucky I only have 3 bubbles, I would've loved to debate you about this...
JohnathanACE  +   119d ago
@Gamerbynight
But you have equal rights. You can't marry someone of the same sex and neither can anyone else. If you wanted to marry a woman you could. See you have the exact same rights that everybody else has. What you want is to change the definition of marriage which is wrong.
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Jughead3416  +   119d ago
Yo, it's your business who you choose to love or lust after. But, there's no argument that this is not how things were created to be. If we were created to be with the same sex, then humanity could be facing extinction then right? Maybe not that extreme, but marriage was supposed to be for men and women to be fruitful and multiply.
Sevir  +   120d ago
Does it need to be a shit storm? I really can't imagine why this is a big deal. There are gay and lesbian characters in every entertainment media, as long as they handle the character with tact and non-stereotypical, I don't see what the controversy is for. it's just a character...

Whatevs, I'm glad Ubi and other devs are bold enough to exploring other characters than just the safe, sellable stereotype norms. Break new ground I say.
dmitrijs88  +   120d ago
I hope he is a main villain and gets killed in the end.
cyguration  +   120d ago
What if he rapes the main character instead?
SephirothX21  +   120d ago
The amount of homophobic comments here is sickening. Just goes to show the ignorance and stupidity of many N4G users. The lead character's sexual preference doesn't matter.
AussieBadger  +   120d ago
Yeah. Gay might just mean he's happy.
dodgemoose  +   119d ago
That's the internet for you. The second anonymity comes into the equation, homophobia will follow.
BX81  +   119d ago
I wouldn't want to play as a gay main character. I don't hate gay/les, I just prefer to play as a straight character. That doesn't make me homophobic. It's like saying if you wanna play as a gay/les character you are now straight phobic. I like how it's supposed to be a big deal if you don't like it but not so much if you do.
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palaeomerus  +   120d ago
Not a SH*tstorm I care about though. Not a real guy. Not a real anything. Might as well get upset about comic books and note-book doodles. The "outrage" is starting to sound kind of forced and insincere anyway.
ITPython  +   120d ago
Based on FC3, I have a feeling this game is going to be extremely controversial in regards to gays. I wouldn't be surprised if there will be some gay-sex rape cutscenes for shock-value and psychological impact, probably involving the protagonist or one of their friends/family/etc. And I have a feeling there will be a lot of preaching about homosexuality being done is a very powerful psychological way (If FC3's story-telling is anything to judge by).

I'll keep my eye on this game and the reviews since I enjoyed FC3 so much, but if stuff like that is going on in the game, then this one is a pass for me.
BallsEye  +   120d ago
reminded me..

https://www.youtube.com/wat...

the times we live in...
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ovnipc  +   120d ago
I dont care if the character its gay actually gay villians are cool, but please dont add a sex ecene of gay man, that will ruin it. I dont have nothing against gay ppl but I dont want to see something like that on a game.
Mystogan  +   119d ago
WtF? I really hope he's not a major character. That is so creepy. I was planning to get into farcry, never played one, but now I'm not so sure.
ziggurcat  +   119d ago
You do know that you're not going to turn gay if you play the game, right? Are you that insecure with your sexuality that you feel threatened by a video game character?
Mystogan  +   118d ago
Nothing to do with insecurity. I just find gay people gross. I'm not comfortable watching 2 guys kiss or do nasty stuff with eachother. My opinion.

Thanks but no thanks. I'm gonna pass on this one.
showtimefolks  +   119d ago
this country will all turn to gays and lesbians in 30 years. Everyone who announces they are gay should be treated with extra care and they are special

give me a damn break, keep all that stuff to your damn self. Its pathetic how people who don't support the gays even say the right things because they don't have the balls to stand up for what they truly believe in
-Foxtrot  +   121d ago
Gee...wouldn't of guessed that /s

It's like when you have a friend who is really camp comes out gay and you have to force yourself look surprised.
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Mikelarry  +   120d ago
say wat... no way

http://weknowmemes.com/wp-c...
XiSasukeUchiha  +   121d ago
Ohhhhh boy, in 3.2.1 (Haters are coming)

But this got real!
CallOfDutyFan  +   120d ago
I personaly don't think its a big issue, I mean its 2014 and we are still surprised to see gays in games,loool
#RiseAboveHaters
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LarVanian  +   121d ago
It should be interesting to see how this dynamic plays out in the story. A self proclaimed homo-sexual king, something you don't see everyday in video-games lol. I seriously can't wait to see more of this game!
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ritsuka666  +   121d ago
Games need more gay character.
gameon1985  +   121d ago
no games need more diversity period, be it blacks Asians, gays, women, etc as the the main protagonist and not the typical white male. you could literally count the number of games with humans as the main character that were not white men on both hands.

On subject I can already see the ridiculous bullshit, and hate this will bring to the gaming community. It's a game people... deal with it.
Buljo  +   120d ago
I have nothing against a different race and sexuality being portrayed in video games, but to say that more diversity is a MUST in video games is not really true.

Race, sexuality and stereotypes are not what videogames are about. Gender and race differences are not something that games are nor should be built around.

Games are meant to be played for fun, entertainment. Let's keep them away from the typical racist and anti-racist bullshit and controversy. There's enough of that in the world.

Not every single subject needs to be discussed and not every cause fought for. I mean, who the fuck gives a shit if a character in a game is white, black, gay, asian or a fucking alien?
ginsunuva  +   120d ago
It don't need nothing. Forcing diversity = racism.
Squall_23  +   120d ago
gay ? gay ? so unnatural
TheDevKit  +   120d ago
Unnatural things don't occur naturally.
aLucidMind  +   120d ago
If it exists, it is natural. "Immoral" is the word you're looking for, and even then you'd be wrong.
thekhurg  +   120d ago
No they don't.
Ultimax  +   120d ago
Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope Nope
Pushing the gay agenda with "666" in your name is something expected ಠ_ಠ
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Thefreeman012  +   120d ago
The gay agenda? idiotic . Seem to think everyone is out to push an agenda against you?
DCfan  +   120d ago
I bet that'll move the industry forward, right??
Idiots.
Concertoine  +   121d ago
Raoul Silva was an awesome villian that was gay.
DoctorXpro  +   121d ago
he likes to drop the soap
Hellsvacancy  +   120d ago
Gay can be really funny sometimes, it has its own sense of humour, depending on how narrow minded you're you probably won't get it http://www.youtube.com/watc...

Mention gay to my Dad and it's if he turns into Kratos, he doesn't like the subject AT ALL, me on the other hand i'm open to it (not actually being gay, that's a no no no)

I can see Far Cry 4 being more of a comedy than a serious type game like Far Cry 3, i'm looking forward to it
TheVideoGamHer  +   120d ago
Diversity!!!!
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uth11  +   120d ago
But is he Anderson Cooper?
Squall_23  +   120d ago
positive or negative ? ... LOL ..but seriously i am not gonna buy
Rapture13  +   120d ago
I bet you also think God is real and that you need to listen to The Bible or you will burn in hell huh? Sad existence you live..
DCfan  +   120d ago
Yeaah. Accepting unnatural things is part of being hip and cool in today's culture.
aLucidMind  +   120d ago
They must try to listen to it, because they certainly don't dare READ it.
a08andan  +   120d ago
I love it :D
Doge  +   120d ago
Tumblr SJWs rejoicing in 3...2...1...
ITPython  +   120d ago
Oh I'm sure this one won't count either. It will only count when all characters in every game are gay minorities where the women are the ones in power/authority and the men are all gay.

Only then will they say there is an acceptable level of gays, minorities and women in games.
Software_Lover  +   120d ago
The tight purple pants didn't give it away? This isn't gonna all of a sudden make me want the game more.
GameDev1  +   120d ago
Could care less

As long as he is a great villain that will immerse me into the game
pop-voxuli  +   120d ago | Well said
Gay = PASS
dodgemoose  +   119d ago
It's not even your comment that makes me feel unsettled, it's the fact so many users agree with you.
sonic989  +   119d ago
no buy
NewZealander  +   119d ago
Gay = PASS....why? are you scared you might catch gayness from playing the game?

or just worried you might like it ;)
pop-voxuli  +   119d ago
Neither, I simply don't support homosexuality.
mezati99  +   120d ago
they didn't confirm anything lol what the hell is he talking about ?!
bleedsoe9mm  +   120d ago
i'm telling you , failed las vegas magician on his way to get white tigers to try to save his act , his plane crashes and he raises to the level of warlord using his magic tricks to con the locals
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XabiDaChosenOne  +   120d ago
Not interested, no buy.
TheFutureIsBlue  +   120d ago
...I really hope you are not being serious if this does turn out true.
Number-Nine  +   120d ago
Kuja
spartanlemur  +   120d ago
Why are there so few gay and female protagonists?

Because most gamers are male and straight and we generally like to play people we can easily empathise with the best. I have no problem with games with female or gay leads existing, but I'm simply going to be less likely to buy them. If you think that makes me evil then you're psychotic.

The people who spend their time complaining when companies don't pander to their whims should stop writing articles like this whinging, and become productive members of society.

Hey, you want to see more gay and female characters in games? Awesome! Go learn programming, band together and make such games! If you make them and buy them they will exist, and you can stop creating inefficiency by convincing companies to do things which will lose them money.
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Soldierone  +   120d ago
I love comments like this. I'm the same way. Not for, not against, just don't care.... and it's comments like this that get massive amounts of HATE and name calling filled with arguing etc.... its annoying.
TheDevKit  +   120d ago
It shouldn't be necessary to present the characteristic unless it's relevant to the plot.
cyguration  +   120d ago
This is true.

There are some people I know who complain to the high heavens about diversity -- that indies and mainstream are sexist, racist and chauvinist.

Yet, these same people NEVER buy games that break that trend. You won't find them out in droves buying games like Lili or White Noise or the Erika Reed adventures. You won't see these people make those aforementioned titles move 10 million copies.

Nope, instead they flock to popular games played by specific target demographics and beg for change there.

If a bunch of young males love playing Gears of War, why on earth would you try to force Epic to make it some space-opera love story? That's not why people buy it.

If a bunch of people enjoy Killing Floor, why would you rag on the game for not catering toward social diversity? It's all about killing zombies for about an hour in gruesome and violent ways!

It's about the equivalent of Halo fans arguing that My Gay Ex-Boyfriend Is A Space Tyrant doesn't have enough guns and sexy women in it. Like... really?!?!

Some of these people have too much time on their hands.
revben  +   120d ago
Exactly.

In a movie or tv show i can shut my eyes when those come on, but how an i am going to avoid it in video game?
iamneo  +   120d ago
nothing against the gay community but holy hell could everyone stop the fucking pandering. i mean if i have to hear another person gay or straight assaulting me with their sexuality, (supposed private activities), im gonna go postal. i mean this isnt going to help the games sales, i can assure you of that. GIVE IT A FUCKING REST. and as for ubisoft. you may have to pay for pandering. sometimes it does cost you. i love the far cry games, but come on. it is unnecessary. more political correctness as usual. a note to the gay community, if you are gonna complain about the abuses and stigma of being gay, you might want to quit screaming about it all over the globe all the time. i personally i could care less about someones sexuality. i certainly dont judge anyone by that. i judge someone by their actions and that alone. they are very telling. simply put.
mogwaii  +   120d ago
Only a heterosexual that never had to worry or fight for any rights or "privileges" what so ever because they are the "norm" would cry "STOP". Suck it up like we have had to all this time!
spartanlemur  +   120d ago
Indeed, it's important that we protect the rights of LGBT people to freedom of expression and help them become tolerated by society.

The problem is when some homosexuals start trying to ram their sexuality down other peoples' throats at every opportunity, which only builds resentment (I'm sure many fair-minded members of the LGBT community share my view that this doesn't help anyone)

I have never had any issue with homosexuality whatsoever. Even as a kid I never viewed it the same way many other kids do, and I remember always supporting gay rights throughout my childhood.

Today though, I feel we are reaching the point where the LGBT rights movement in the USA and Western Europe (I'm from the UK) must consolidate its status and stop pushing into the realms of unfairness in its own favour.

Asking other people to "suck it up" while they have unfairness imposed on them (do 95% of the community not deserve 95% of the focus?) as some sort of revenge for past misdeeds is horrible, however. We need to start being a rational, tolerant society which stops arguing for the sake of arguing and follows a "live and let live" philosophy.

5% is the high estimate of proportion of the population which is gay. There are more Asian Americans than there are gay Americans. Make of that what you will in terms of how AAA games cater to their player-base, who are for the most part heterosexual males who want a character whose head they can empathise (not sympathise) with.

By criticising artistic works, all this vocal minority is doing is constraining developers, which will only make games worse in the long run.
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Salooh  +   120d ago
I simply won't support that so it's their lost. Love far cry but i'm not gonna play a gay character lol . Even if i'm not against gays i still won't enjoy their behaviors. Who the hell would want to do that xP .

This article is just guessing not news.
kodiak404_  +   120d ago
You make it sound like there would be some kind of an anal sex simulator peripheral involved by playing a gay character. A gay or straight character would play exactly the same...
turkeybird86  +   120d ago
The world needs less of you.
Salooh  +   120d ago
kodiak404_
You played the game , you saw that they have no limit. That' not the only point though ^^ .
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TheDevKit  +   120d ago
We don't know much about the character, so it's a bit of an overreaction to relate it to pandering.
shadow18spirit  +   120d ago
Theres a storm coming!!
Koyes  +   120d ago
Makes no difference to me. As long as a he's a badass antagonist
Baka-akaB  +   120d ago
Are we supposed to care much ? If anything i wouldnt get the anti's point . He seems to be the main antagonist , so if anything you're going to fullfill some fantasy by killing him at some point .

I'm baffled instead , by some dumb blogpost claiming official confirmation without none
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True_Samurai  +   120d ago
No wonder the guy holding the grenade looks like he's been through a lot lol
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PockyKing  +   120d ago
This article doesn't really confirm anything. He also says the protagonist is gay, when we already know the guy on the art isn't the protagonist. So that information isn't correct.
Myst-Vearn  +   120d ago
Irrelevant as far as I am concerned.
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