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Microsoft mercilessly mocked for 'masculine' remake of female Perfect Dark hero — Xbox calls it 'modern' opportunity

Posted on AllSides June 11th, 2024
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Microsoft and Xbox were dragged through the mud after revealing a reboot of their beloved Perfect Dark franchise that featured a very different looking main character. The original game was released on the Nintendo 64 in 2000 as a spiritual follow-up to the massively successful James Bond Goldeneye game that sold more than eight million copies. The original Perfect Dark, which sold a reported 3.2 million copies, featured one of the most iconic female protagonists in video game history, Joanna Dark. After years of development, Microsoft, Xbox, and their studio...

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