Judge Mod ([personal profile] judgemod) wrote in [community profile] aceattorneyanons2014-02-02 12:45 pm

Part 1

I... honestly don't have anything witty to say here.

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(Anonymous) 2014-02-03 10:06 am (UTC)(link)
Sometimes I wish Apollo had been female and Athena male just for the glorious "OMG THEY'RE SHOVING A PRECIOUS FEMALE LAWYER ASIDE FOR SOME NEW GUY HOW DARE THEY AND WHAT HER CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT IS ALL ABOUT HIM WTF CAPCOM" storm that would have probably happened on tumblr.

(Anonymous) 2014-02-03 10:27 pm (UTC)(link)
God, no. I'm extremely thankful that that wank never had to happen. It's sad, but my experience in the fandom for the first month or two after dual destinie was the closest to "pleasantly wankless" that the fandom's ever been for me. Granted, that's like saying a slime mold is more intellectually and spiritually enlightened than a dog turd, but.

(Anonymous) 2014-02-07 08:30 pm (UTC)(link)
Nah don't lie. Apollo would not be even as remotely popular if he had originally been female and you know it.

Gender flipping a male character to female is just not the same as a character who is female to begin with. You already know him and love him (and being a cute male helps). You may not care that he's male, but I'm sure many other fan(girl)s do.

People can say "No I'd have hated it if a female character had been introduced in AA4 and had the same treatment as Apollo in AA5 by having their story totally dropped in favor of some new male character" but previous fandom experience just doesn't convince me. People have their ugly ways (sexism in this case) and it just has happened too many times in the past for me to be optimistic.