The US Supreme Court wasn't just copying Fire Emblem when it ruled in favour of same-sex marriage today. Gay unions have been around for quite some time in video games. Let's look back at marriage equality's rich history in the virtual world.
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Talk about a realm reborn! Fans of Final Fantasy XIV who were upset about the game's controversial decision to exclude gay marriage need not worry any longer. Square Enix just confirmed during one of its live-streamed E3 developer talks that the game will introduce same-sex relationships in an upcoming patch.
Earlier this week, we helped publicise a fan-made petition that set out to get gay marriage support in the upcoming Nintendo game Tomodachi Life, which allows players to hang out and start relationships in a weird, surreal alternate universe habitated by Mii characters. Nintendo has responded to that petition with a statement to the AP, and it's truly tone-deaf.