Excerpt: For years, gaming has been accused of objectifying women in its products. From the over-enhanced attributes of Lara Croft to the bouncy “breast physics” of the DOA series, it’s really hard to refute the “jiggle factor” that many games exploit.
Excerpt: Sex has played quite a part in games in recent years, though with the likes of the Dead or Alive series and Leisure Suit Larry, as well as the many other titles that feature scantily clad leading ladies, it’s without doubt at its most prevalent today.
Excerpt: You have to applaud Konami for Rumble Roses , really. The majority of games exist to tweak the very base of our primal instincts, such as the instinct to defend our territory. Sex isn’t generally as big a part of the modern video game as it is of the big screen blockbusters, although that does seem...
Excerpt: Much like the titular girls featured in the game, Rumble Roses is brash and brazen - it's got 'it', up front, and it's not afraid to show it off. Rumble roses also has something else in common with some of its girls - it's a bit simple.
Excerpt: When I think of Rumble Roses , I think of one word: “gratuitous.” However, with a “Mature” rating, that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Rumble Roses celebrates the fact that we’ve moved beyond the 2D pixilated games of yesterday and stepped into a future with the ability to render realistic,...
Excerpt: As far as I'm concerned, there's nothing wrong with being a horndog (to use Chi's term), and there's nothing wrong with games that appeal to the libido. Granted, there has to be some kind of gameplay there for such games to be justified, otherwise they become interactive pornography.
Excerpt: One of my favorite websites is called Wrestlecrap. On it, the very worst angles, characters, and gimmicks in pro wrestling are exploited, and at the beginning of each year, they come up with the annual Gooker awards.
Excerpt: Wrestling - you either love it or hate it. It’s had ups and downs throughout the decades. At one point in the late 80’s someone decided that a woman’s wrestling program showing some skin and taking itself seriously would work.
Excerpt: Genre: Sports (Wrestling) Developer: Yuke’s Publisher: Konami Release Date: November 09, 2004 Buy 'RUMBLE ROSES': PlayStation 2 No jury in the world could convict Yuke’s. Or Konami, for that matter. Try to see it from the eyes of their programmers.