Deceptive Hairstyles

Discussion in 'General Gaming Discussion' started by Siku, Apr 27, 2012.

  1. Siku
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    So, while playing Trauma Center, despite it not being an RPG in the common sense, it made me wonder...

    When a game wants to spring a suprise "good guy turns out to be the mastermind all along" kinda scheme, why do they feel compelled to give them to weirdest, really fucked up hairstyles?
    Always weird playing a game going "Hey! You're really helpful and its awesome, we could be best friends but... i really cant trust your hairstyle...Something about it seems strange."

    Why cant they make villain with regular hairstyles that do not raise any suspicions?
     
  2. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

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    What about that hair doesn't scream "trustworthy"?
     
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  3. Taleweaver

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    Frankly, I think that pretty much all characters from all JRPG games have the weirdest, really fucked up hairstyles.


    EDIT: no offense to your avatar, of course. Still...I gotta admit I have no idea where that character is from, but by the hairstyle, I'm guessing it's from a jRPG.
     
  4. emigre

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    In fairness, JRPGs tend to be fucking batshit stupid regarding hairstyles.
     
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  5. prowler

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    they can you're just playing the wrong games.