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Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby Herald » Tue Apr 09, 2013 3:37 pm

To be fair, Apple has also been banning French comics featuring -- *GASP!* -- WOMANLY naughty bits on display! :shock:

http://www.bleedingcool.com/forums/fron ... store.html

So the only one who understands what standards are now being applied and how they are applied is Apple.

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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby IvCNuB4 » Tue Apr 09, 2013 3:42 pm

Wow. CBR didn't censor those preview pics. They're usually a lot tighter on mature stuff like that.
Victorian Squid wrote:In a DC/Marvel cross-over "all your favorite Marvel characters would catch contextually-transmitted diseases and Steph infections."

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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby Victorian Squid » Tue Apr 09, 2013 4:32 pm

Punchy wrote:This is why digital comics are never going to truly take over.


Yup. It's proving to be easier to censor or alter content with digital media.

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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby GLX » Tue Apr 09, 2013 4:32 pm

For comparison's sake, how was the removal of Black Kiss 2 treated by the industry?
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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby Punchy » Tue Apr 09, 2013 5:13 pm

Regulator wrote:
You're right. Once something happens a certain way, it stays that way forever.


I don't see Apple changing their ToS.

But yeah, it could be changed.

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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby Arion » Tue Apr 09, 2013 6:14 pm

Apple is against explicit gay sex? To hell with them !

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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby GiveWarAChance » Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:38 pm

Arion wrote:Apple is against explicit gay sex? To hell with them !

Yeah, fuck Apple!

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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby Keb » Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:48 pm

S.F. Jude Terror wrote:Thank god! I bought this for my children to read, expecting it to only feature child-appropriate material like sex with topless mutant spider women, and was really appalled to find it had gay stuff in there. I hope Image learns a lesson from this and sticks to showing 20 foot tall giant testicles and stays away from homosexuality.

No you weren't. :P

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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby Sunless » Wed Apr 10, 2013 8:36 am

So..... can you get Crossed on devices I have no interest in ever owning?

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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby IvCNuB4 » Wed Apr 10, 2013 9:46 am

GiveWarAChance wrote:Yeah, fuck Apple!

sent using my iPad.


:lol:
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Re: Apple Bans Saga #12 Due to Tiny Gay Sex Scenes

Postby Arion » Tue Apr 16, 2013 2:47 pm

Victorian Squid wrote:
Yup. It's proving to be easier to censor or alter content with digital media.


Good point.

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