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Why is violence more accepted in video games than nudity or sex?

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2 years ago#1
How can nipples, sex scenes that doesn't even show the genitals and a shower scene be worst or more 'offensive' than decapitating someone in cold blooded, mass murdering innocents and blowing people in pieces?

Nothing against violence in video games, but I think the intolerance of sex and nudity in video games is ridiculous.
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2 years ago#2
It's the same for movies. It's just kinda a glitchy part of western culture.
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2 years ago#3
Because people are prudish asses who are totally fine with seeing a body hacked into pieces.
2 years ago#4
It's America, mostly. Apparently Europe doesn't mind sex and nudity as much. Somehow our culture mutated to become like this. It's a bit depressing, honestly.
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2 years ago#5
Because violence works better as a gameplay mechanic than nudity/sex.
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2 years ago#6
'Cause Americans are messed up?
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2 years ago#7
Almost every bit of nudity I've seen in games has either been in misogynistic/poor taste, or just flat out awkward

The only exception I can think of is when Max is in the Strip club in Max Payne 3.
2 years ago#8
A_Nonny_Moose posted...
Because violence works better as a gameplay mechanic than nudity/sex.


Oh c'mon now, one could easily make a rhythm game about sex. Could be a lot of fun, as long as you only need one hand to play it.
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2 years ago#9
It's a conspiracy to halt population growth.
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2 years ago#10
I love the answers! (2,4, and 6)


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Yes, yes. Indeed.
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