SimCity Legalizes Gay Marriage

by thelostboy
June 4, 2009 6:15 AM
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AfterElton is reporting that The Sims 3, released Tuesday, has included gay marriage in it's universe:

After a week of game time, I was able to get a male couple to plan a wedding party and tie the knot.

It may seem like a small step for a game series that has always been LGB-inclusive, but games that treat gay people equally are still pretty rare. Homophobia is still sadly common among video game communities and, worse, some companies' attempts to deal with anti-gay harassment have ended up being even more repressive to queer players.

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  • tina | June 15, 2009 7:16 AMReply

    It is already the matter of common knowledge that in many countries of the world gay marriages have become legal. But what about upbringing? Are such “families” able to bring normal children up? In this I completely agree with the author of this ebook -

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