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We Happy Few Reclassified for Australian Release

Posted: 03 Jul 2018, 18:36
by NewsBot

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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Re: We Happy Few Reclassified for Australian Release

Posted: 03 Jul 2018, 20:31
by storm84
Best gaming news all year

Re: We Happy Few Reclassified for Australian Release

Posted: 03 Jul 2018, 22:02
by Sathias
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.

Re: We Happy Few Reclassified for Australian Release

Posted: 04 Jul 2018, 09:34
by brimlad
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.

Re: We Happy Few Reclassified for Australian Release

Posted: 06 Jul 2018, 14:50
by DarkMellie
Bugger. I really wanted a refund. Cannot enjoy it no matter what I try.