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#1 Posted by Adbrown (2 posts) -

HI All,

Why is the new giant bomb website a rip off of polygon?

#2 Posted by Aetheldod (3558 posts) -

Thank god it is not .... polygon is a hideous design.

#3 Posted by Adbrown (2 posts) -

Giant Bomb is exactly the same dude

#4 Posted by LiquidPrince (15921 posts) -

@adbrown said:

Giant Bomb is exactly the same dude

Eye transplants aren't a thing I don't think.

#5 Posted by JaredA (822 posts) -

While I agree that the 3 pane design at the top is similar, everything below that doesn't really look the same. Besides, the new design was locked in before Polygon even launched.

#6 Edited by thenexus (331 posts) -

Web designer and developer here @adbrown You clearly do not understand modern web design and responsive design. Certain factors, design approaches are considered and considering type of content I could basically tell you Polygon is a rip off of 10 other sites without even thinking about it.

Modern web trends.

#7 Posted by Chaser324 (6440 posts) -
@thenexus said:

Modern web trends.

That's pretty much all the explanation you need for any similarities you might find. Polygon and this site were in development at the same time, nobody was ripped-off.

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