• Psychedeliholic posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 05/23/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @theht: The kotaku piece actually does acknowledge that, not sure if they edited it in later or not.

  • Psychedeliholic posted a message in the forum topic Keep you looking fresh and younger! on the General Discussion board.

    No

  • Psychedeliholic posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 05/23/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @corruptedevil said:He's a bad dude, bad dudes gonna be bad dudes and do bad things. You are supposed to want to stop him from doing bad things. It seems to be working.woah woah woah, tak'er easy ther...

  • Psychedeliholic posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 05/23/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @hailinel Nah, I just refuse to stick my head in the sand over this stuff. I'm not even saying it'll be handled poorly (although it arguably already has been), just that race and sexuality will be the...

  • Psychedeliholic posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 05/23/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @hailinel: It's just basic imagery man. Really surface level stuff compared to other mediums.

  • Psychedeliholic posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 05/23/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    I'm not judging shit, nor am I in any way offended by the art. My point is that the racial and sexual implications are OBVIOUS and INTENTIONAL and recognizing that does not mean you're a "SJW" or "PC...

  • Psychedeliholic posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 05/23/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    Anyone who looks at the Far Cry art and doesn't see the potential racial/sexual issues implied therein is in serious need of remedial art history instruction.

  • Psychedeliholic posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 05/23/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @grantheaslip: It's not that the character himself would be homophobic. My reading of the art is that he's the flamboyant supervillain. What could possibly go wrong?