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Rendition Guantanamo Rendered Moot

A Rendition Guantanamo: The Game Official Statement announces that the just revealed Rendition Guantanamo has been cancelled, due to controversy over what was perceived as the game's pro-terrorist concept (thanks GamePolitics). The statement indicates that most of this speculation was incorrect, but the game is being cancelled nonetheless:

Having clarified our position on terrorism, I would now like to refute all suggestions that the game was in any way linked to Al Qaeda. T-Enterprise has never had and would never have a link to Al Qaeda in any way, shape or form. Furthermore, we would certainly not facilitate a means of funding for any group that undertook terrorist activities. The game was simply designed to be an action video game that adults could enjoy.

However, as a direct result of the extreme reaction that the game and its popular misconceptions have provoked, T-Enterprise has decided to pull out of the project and will not be completing Rendition: Guantanamo.

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19. Re: Rendition Guantanamo Rendered Moot Jun 4, 2009, 05:11 theyarecomingforyou
 
Pro-terrorist? The men in Gitmo lack the access to jurus prudence. You'd need to actualyl convict them first. Imagine spending 7 or 8 years in prison just being suspected of something. If they weren't terrorists going in, they damn sure will be coming out.
Exactly. They're suspected terrorists and even that is dubious. And even though Obama has pledged to close Guantanamo Bay there are still other facilities run by the US operating in other countries doing the same thing and they're not going to be shut down.
 
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