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 Jan 18, 2006 - 12:38 PM - by Michael
* Scissors vs Thompson

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Running with Scissors - the makers of Postal - have responded to Jack Thompson:

"Unlike other violent videogames on the market, Postal makes no attempt to defend or justify violence committed by the player. Points aren't awarded for shooting someone in the face. There are no missions based on slaughtering innocent bystanders. You play in a detailed environment and are given simple tasks such as buying milk and cashing a paycheck. As in the real world, the player may find weapons in that environment if they seek them. And, just as in the real world, the choice of what to do with those weapons is yours. Misuse results in severe consequences, in Postal you're always held accountable. In our opinion that makes Postal 2 the most politically correct game ever made."

 

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