I am writing a game for HG & has a medieval fantasy-based setting. I have written 4 chapters so far.
I just finished writing an episode and I think it is way too graphic. It’s a war sequence so I don’t know how much of it I can censor without compromising the feel of medieval war.
Can anyone suggest any unambiguous guide where I can find how to deal with this? Also, any game which you believe deals with graphic violence and sexual violence that I can use as a reference.
Do a search for terms like “adult content” and “violence” and you will find multiple threads on this topic–please chime on these threads!
These threads will also give you some tips and get you started.
To what extent is violence allowed? Things get somewhat gory in other stories, but I just need to make sure.
No mercy: You fire a single bullet into his head, and walk forward as you shoot the corpse over and over again, your eyes watering before the click of the gun shows you’ve emptied your entire clip into your now dead enemy’s head.
No mercy: You fire a single bullet into his head, as the white tiles behind your enemy get splattered with blood. You continue to walk forwar…
In my first attempt at making a hosted game, my aim is to make it as personable and realistic as possible and was curious as to where the line for “deeply offensive” content was drawn. Was hoping/considering implementing drinking and or mild “drug” use and their negative effects on the character. Think the scene in the popular game Sorcery! where the character has the choice to indulge in a puff off of some elves (I believe) hookah pipe. Nothing too graphic like poking a needle in their arm and …
what sort of content is allowed in your books? For example: bad language, graphic scenes, etc
I cannot imagine an unambiguous guide, because so much is about context. This sort of thing is often a judgment call.