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Old 03-22-2007   #3
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Originally Posted by Jimmy_86
You missed out the hoohaa with the Haitians in Vice City.
Thanks! I knew I was missing something out... *edits post*

Originally Posted by Jimmy_86
As far as I can tell, Rockstar North don't intend to cause controversy/offence and the themes/content of their games has been covered in films/tv/ etc before.
I quite agree - it's just that because GTA has such huge market penetration, even if it's going on everywhere else people always seem to notice the bad stuff in GTA first. Also I think they sort of think it's worse than TV and movies because the player is actually "doing" the bad deed in an interactive environment. But I honestly hope that there are no major controversies over GTA IV because the "Hot Coffee" incident nearly crippled Take Two.
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