These are what we call the 'YMMV items.' Things that some people find in this work. We call them 'your mileage might vary' because not everyone sees these things in the same way. This starts discussions in the trope lists, a thing we don't want. Please use the discussion page if you'd like to discuss any of these items.
Hype Backlash: Upon being cancelled and permanently shelved by EA after they bought out Virgin Interactive, many gamers were eager to see for themselves what the new publisher decided was just too horrific for them to ever experience. Now that it's readily attainable and playable through emulation, it's a bit of a letdown to discover that, disturbing thematic elements aside, the violence and gore really isn't that much worse than the stuff in Mortal Kombat 4, which EA claimed was perfectly kosher in comparison to Thrill Kill.