(OPINION) A popular video game series made an announcement that stunned both players and parents. The update made to the popular game “The Sims 4” was shared on Twitter by the “Libs of TikTok” account. One of the updates includes that of a “top surgery scar.”
According to the statement issued by EA Games, “Under the same Body category, all players can find a Body Scars category with an option for Teen and older male Sims (masculine or feminine frame) to add a Top Surgery Scar to their Sims.” Additionally, the update will include a category for binders and shapewear.
The Sims game announced a new update which has the option to make a teen character non-binary or transgender by giving them double mastectomy scars and chest binders.
The Sims is advertised for ages 12+
They’re teaching young healthy girls that it’s ok to chop off their breasts pic.twitter.com/pL3IKviqQB
— Libs of TikTok (@libsoftiktok) February 1, 2023
“With this update, players can find two new assets in Create a Sim. Under the Tanks, in the Tops category, you will find a Binder top asset for your Teen and older Sims. In the Underwear category for Bottoms, there is a new shapewear asset for your Sims as well!” the statement reads. (SOURCE)