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Yes that is a Home Ec book in the character’s hand
In a move that is sure to disappoint hardcore gamers and school yard bullys alike, Rockstar’s new video game is a far cry from the burn and destroy attitude of their notorious Grand Theft Auto series. In this rather tepid mannered game, fighting back against the bullys will get you points and picking on the little guy won’t. It’s kind of shame since we always looked to Rockstar as the only game company wiling to stick their neck out when it comes to marrying edgy content and video games and the release of ‘Bully‘ looks more like an attempt to placate some of the flack it received for its infamous cop killing-carjacking best seller. Word is the next GTA will have the hero run around in his hybrid and politely ask other green friendly cars owners if he can kindly borrow their ride. Let the wussification officially begin.
With Bully, Rockstar Looks to Beat the Grand Theft Auto Rap NYT


10bull_CA0.600.jpg
Yes that is a Home Ec book in the character’s hand
In a move that is sure to disappoint hardcore gamers and school yard bullys alike, Rockstar’s new video game is a far cry from the burn and destroy attitude of their notorious Grand Theft Auto series. In this rather tepid mannered game, fighting back against the bullys will get you points and picking on the little guy won’t. It’s kind of shame since we always looked to Rockstar as the only game company wiling to stick their neck out when it comes to marrying edgy content and video games and the release of ‘Bully‘ looks more like an attempt to placate some of the flack it received for its infamous cop killing-carjacking best seller. Word is the next GTA will have the hero run around in his hybrid and politely ask other green friendly cars owners if he can kindly borrow their ride. Let the wussification officially begin.
With Bully, Rockstar Looks to Beat the Grand Theft Auto Rap NYT