IW: MW2 airport scene leak was taken “out of context”

By Patrick Garratt, Thursday, 12 November 2009 11:09 GMT

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Infinity Ward has warned against judging Modern Warfare 2 on web videos of the game’s now-infamous airport scene, saying leaked movies before release aren’t representative of the full shebang.

“What was leaked was out of context, and I encourage people to play the game for themselves and see what they think,” said Chance Glasco, the game’s lead animator, speaking to EGTV at the London launch on Monday.

Other’s noted that while the scene is bound to be contentious, the game’s rated appropriately.

“About the Airport situation with terrorists… you can understand [the controversy],” said Craig Fairbrass, Ghost’s VO actor in the game.

“At the end of the day it is a game for adults, not for children. As long as you’re responsible and you do the right thing…”

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