LGBTQ Group Nominates Assassin’s Creed Odyssey For An Award, With A Caveat

Stephen Totilo

Nominees for the first ever gaming category in the annual GLAAD awards were announced today, honoring The Elder Scrolls Online: Summerset, Guild Wars 2: Arena of Fire, Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire, The Sims Mobile and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey for their representation of LGBTQ characters. The nomination of that last game included an additional explanatory note addressing a controversial required romance in the most recent downloadable expansion. .

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