On January 21 , Cooper Lawrence appeared on a Fox News segment about Mass Effect , where she decried its sexual content and objectification of women. Now, anyone who has spent any time actually playing Mass Effect would immediately realize how preposterous those claims are. However, as Lawrence even admits in the segment, she never actually played Mass Effect. In fact, according to the New York Times, she was basing her statements on what someone else had told her:. And there you have it.
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Another year, another great game in the Mass Effect series and another idiotic controversy to go along with it. With previous installments, the game has drawn the ire of the "family" crowd who doesn't believe that an M-rated game should even hint at sex, overlooking the mass slaughter of humans and humanoids that makes up the game's core premise. Blue alien buttcheeks offend their sensibilities, and as such the barely PG "love scenes" landed the game national news coverage. Now with Mass Effect 3's release imminent, an even more dreaded bogeyman has now reared its head: GAY sex. The horror! Of course, as the word "option" implies, being gay is not mandatory. For the hetero crowd there are still plenty of sultry space women and curvy aliens who share your preferences.
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Originally released for the Xbox video game console in , it is the first game of the Mass Effect series. The game takes place within the Milky Way galaxy in the year , where civilization is threatened by a highly advanced machine race known as the Reapers. The player assumes the role of Commander Shepard , an elite human soldier who must stop a rogue agent from carrying out the Reapers' galactic invasion. The gameplay requires the player to complete multiple quests that generally involve space exploration, squad and vehicular combat, and interaction with non-player characters.
It was an advertisement campaign to lure the initial target audience into buying this game. Most of the uproar was this:'What if a child plays this game and sees the sex in it? Despite the fact that you would have to play through the game a good hours depending in where you are in the game and choose specific conversation points in order to get to said scene. İlk olarak LFF.