Censoring The Word “Suicide” in Lego Batman 3 Seems Silly

GeekParty's Julian Watkins: "Like Lego games of the past, there are a shit-ton of characters in Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham. To make the roster even shit-tonnier, The Suicide Squad will be joining the cast. Well, at least they will under the guise of a team called 'The Squad.'"

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poseiden211291d ago

Why not just call them Task Force X, which is the other name they normally go by? I can kind of understand censoring the word, even if I don't agree with it, since the main demographic is for kids.

ironfist921290d ago

Yeah, they did the same with the Justice League cartoon, called them Task Force X. And in Arrow, the official name is Task Force X, whereas the pseudonym is "Sucidie Squad"

And dont they call Deathstroke by his name in the game? Deathstroke and Deadshot are okay, but Suicide isnt?

urwifeminder1291d ago

Batman offends me way more than suicide.

irishyort1291d ago

Lucky they took the word out it may be banned from Kmart and Target if they dont

cluckey071290d ago

Target Australia. It's important to note that Target Australia has nothing to do with the Target in the United States

mydyingparadiselost1291d ago

Normally I would agree that it's silly, but considering how many people have known someone that has committed suicide I guess I can understand, especially for kids. I can completely see that being uncomfortable a kid who's dad/mom or close family member or friend killed themselves.

WeAreLegion1291d ago

I just assumed it was a joke.

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