In Nintendo’s wildly popular sim Tomodachi Collection: New Life for the 3DS, there is a bug that apparently enables male Miis the ability to marry other male Miis. Apparently, make that, enabled.
Today, Nintendo released a statement about a Tomodachi Collection: New Life patch. In the statement, Nintendo writes that those experiencing the following things should update the title:
The inability to boot up the game
Human relations that become strange
The inability to save
Nintendo actually wrote “Human relations become strange” (人間関係がおかしくなる or Ningen kankei ga okashiku naru). Some people might say Nintendo’s being strange!
Online in Japan, Twitter users like @Kawatisan are saying that players who want to continue with their in-game gay couples, they should not download the patch. Others are noting Nintendo’s word choice. As of posting, New Life players, however, have yet to report online how the patch impacts the same sex couples.
Previously, Kotaku reached out to Nintendo regarding this issue, but the company did not comment.
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