Buzzed-about Sony game makes splash at E3
Of all the big-name, big-budget titles at this year’s E3 gaming confab, nobody expected that the most buzzed-about title would be a little downloadable game shown in the corner of Sony’s booth.But “Fat Princess” has become just that, with bloggers and major media outlets arguing about whether its title and portrayal of a damsel who can be made harder for opponents to rescue by feeding her is insensitive to women. If nothing else, the focus of controversy on “Fat Princess” may be a relief for the dozens of E3 games that have players shoot, stab, and chainsaw everyone in sight.
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