TripleJump Podcast #24: The Sims - Same-Sex Relationships Nearly Weren't Included?

Join Ben Potter and Peter Austin as they run through some listener questions, what they're playing, some weird gaming news, and GTA Online's new casino: should it be removed, or is it the natural destination of microtransactions and lootboxes? What about the about the recent revelations that there was serious debate during the Sims 1's development regarding the inclusion of same-sex relationships? This is the TripleJump gaming podcast.


What We Playin': 13:09

WEIRD NEWS: 32:57

Big Discussion: 55:53


LINKS:

- https://www.pushsquare.com/news/2019/06/sony_thinks_playstation_is_too_big_to_ignore

- https://www.pcgamer.com/uk/unearthed-the-sims-design-docs-show-the-debate-over-same-sex-relationships/

- https://www.polygon.com/2019/7/24/20708786/koikatsu-party-steam-sex-game-patch-valve-sales#comments

- https://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2019/07/23/gta-onlines-new-casino-lets-players-spend-real-money-on-virtual-gambling/#164dcb1553a6


#Sims #CrashTeamRacing #GTAOnline


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