We Happy Few Reclassified for Australian Release

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We Happy Few Reclassified for Australian Release

Post by NewsBot » 03 Jul 2018, 18:36

Previously, We Happy Few was a game that we thought would never see release on our shores. It was refused classification by the the Classification Board on the ruling that the drug use contained was beneficial and created an advantage for the player. Never mind all the bashing in of heads and whatnot. This created […]


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Post by storm84 » 03 Jul 2018, 20:31

Best gaming news all year
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Post by Sathias » 03 Jul 2018, 22:02

I'm glad that sanity prevailed. A few days after the original decision was announced, Channel 10 was advertising an episode of Todd Sampson's "Body Hack 2.0" where he took an Amazonian poison which the locals believe heightens their senses for hunting. On the ad it appeared on the screen, and was also questioned by the narrator, "Does this drug give you super powers?". It showed to me how absurd and inconsistent these sorts of decisions are.
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Re: We Happy Few Reclassified for Australian Release

Post by brimlad » 04 Jul 2018, 09:34

good news been wanting to play that game but it is still locked up on my steam wish list.

It was a dumb decision given the amount of drug taking in other games, FC4 & 5 to name a couple.
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Post by DarkMellie » 06 Jul 2018, 14:50

Bugger. I really wanted a refund. Cannot enjoy it no matter what I try.
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