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Crytek defends Warface's female character skins in Russian r

Postby CunningSmile » 09 Oct 2013, 11:20

So the Russians are culturally thirty years behind the rest of Europe and rather than say "no, we don't think that's right," Crytek pander to them? And people wonder why I have so little respect for that particular developer.

Still at least they have female skins I suppose, Activision are only just catching up with that idea themselves.
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Re: Crytek defends Warface's female character skins in Russi

Postby EdDeRs1 » 09 Oct 2013, 11:27

seriously though, Warface is a stupid name
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Re: Crytek defends Warface's female character skins in Russi

Postby Chameleon » 09 Oct 2013, 11:54

We really need a facepalm smiley because, sometimes, rolleyes just doesn't suffice.
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Re: Crytek defends Warface's female character skins in Russi

Postby Plamsa wing » 09 Oct 2013, 12:01

Well since it's Crytek you know they'll be lovely looking breasts, albeit breasts with not substance.
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Re: Crytek defends Warface's female character skins in Russi

Postby Vulgar Plebeian » 09 Oct 2013, 12:11

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Postby SilentDark » 09 Oct 2013, 13:39

CunningSmile wrote:So the Russians are culturally thirty years behind the rest of Europe


Clearly you've never seen Spanish daytime TV, it's not all rucking with livestock you know. :wink:

Still, I think fair should be fair, so lets get some shirtless beefcakes in there.
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Re: Crytek defends Warface's female character skins in Russi

Postby Metalrodent » 09 Oct 2013, 15:22

Hence why every game should have an in depth character creator - make the character you want, be they sensible sexy or just plain dumb
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Postby OXM Aoife » 09 Oct 2013, 15:42

Metalrodent wrote:Hence why every game should have an in depth character creator - make the character you want, be they sensible sexy or just plain dumb


Then we'd have avatars, but no real characters...
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Re: Crytek defends Warface's female character skins in Russi

Postby Metalrodent » 09 Oct 2013, 16:08

OXM Aoife wrote:
Metalrodent wrote:Hence why every game should have an in depth character creator - make the character you want, be they sensible sexy or just plain dumb


Then we'd have avatars, but no real characters...

True, but I was referring more to mulitplayer (probably should have made that clearer lol)
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Re: Crytek defends Warface's female character skins in Russi

Postby CR33D » 09 Oct 2013, 23:40

I prefer Male characters for this reason, I hate when Dev's make games that feed the idea of males needing to stare at a pair of B**bs on a female to make them want to play, It puts me off buying those games.

Metalrodent: I liked Saints Row: The Thrird's Character creation, They did it right you could have flat chested or a huge chest and same with the males....
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