Originally Posted by Santos
I cannot express how much I loath the concept (and reality) of in-game "social pets". Not such a big deal in a single player game (I just don't use them), but it's enough to nudge me over the edge to not play multi-player games (not that I need much of a nudge). It might be about immersion, or a reminder that I am spending my fleeting life playing a game designed for children (who else derives amusement at seeing a bunny hopping after them, everywhere they go?).