Updated May. 12, 2014 at 11:30 a.m.

Premium Lock Nintendo apologizes for lack of virtual equality

Published: 2014-05-12 11:30:00
Updated: 2014-05-12 11:30:14

Games Nintendo Gay Apologgy This photo provided by Nintendo shows the cover of the video game, "Tomodachi Life." Nintendo is apologizing and pledging to be more inclusive after being criticized for not recognizing same-sex relationships in English editions of the life-simulator video game. But the publisher said it was too late to make changes. Nintendo came under fire from fans and gay rights organizations in early May 2014 after refusing to add same-sex relationship options to the game set for release June 6, 2014 in North America and Europe. (AP Photo/Nintendo)

Nintendo is apologizing and pledging to be more inclusive after being criticized for not recognizing same-sex relationships in English editions of a life-simulator video game. The publisher said that while it was too late to change the current game, it was committed to building virtual equality into future versions if they're produced....

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