Ubisoft apologizes for using a raised fist to represent villains in a mobile game

A statement from Ubisoft says that the company will be removing the ‘raised fist’ symbol from the mobile game Tom Clancy’s Elite Squad. The game used the symbol to represent its villains, a revolutionary organization called Umbra. . In a statement posted to Twitter, Ubisoft called the inclusion of the symbol “insensitive and harmful in both its inclusion and how it was portrayed.” Tom Clancy’s Elite Squad is a “hero collecting” game available on iOS and Android that includes heroes and villains from the broader Tom Clancy brand.

Link: Ubisoft apologizes for using a raised fist to represent villains in a mobile game
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