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Hippogriff12

aka Dargan

  • I live in USA
  • I was born on September 17
  • My occupation is Gov't employee
  • I am Male
  • Hippogriff12

    I’ve made some of these comments before on other blog posts, but I think the topic merits its own discussion. There is a whole lot of chatter around TESWiki and other cyber-places about “racism” in Skyrim, especially in reference to NPC’s in the Skyrim Civil War storyline. I think that tossing around terms like “racist” or “bigot” to describe video game characters is frivolous at best, but beyond that, to equate the relations of different peoples in Tamriel to the difficulties of different ethnicities in the real world and pass judgment on the fictional characters’ actions by the standards of our reality here on Earth is both ignorant and erroneous. Let me explain fully what I mean, and then I’ll leave the rest of you to throw comment-shap…

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  • Hippogriff12

    I’ve made some of these comments before on other blog posts, but I think the topic merits its own discussion. There is a whole lot of chatter around TESWiki and other cyber-places about “racism” in Skyrim, especially in reference to NPC’s in the Skyrim Civil War storyline. I think that tossing around terms like “racist” or “bigot” to describe video game characters is frivolous at best, but beyond that, to equate the relations of different peoples in Tamriel to the difficulties of different ethnicities in the real world and pass judgment on the fictional characters’ actions by the standards of our reality here on Earth is both ignorant and erroneous. Let me explain fully what I mean, and then I’ll leave the rest of you to throw comment-sha…

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