During Covid, popular games like Animal Crossing gave a lot more people a way to escape the intensity of the reality we are dealing with. It almost doesn’t seem like the world we used to know anymore. Almost overnight the online world became more prominent in the lives of people for not only school or work, but also as a place to escape to. In this post, we’ll give you 3 reasons why people used gaming to escape reality during Covid.
Gaming meets fashion
Let’s get started with one of the most memorable game characters in the fashion world! At the start of 2016 newspaper headlines read that a video game character accomplished what many young girls dream off in real life. Lightning, one of Tetsuya Nomura’s designs for Final Fantasy, was given a high-fashion makeover in the beginning of 2016. For her first modelling assignment, entering the Louis Vuitton galaxy and blurring the boundaries between reality and make-believe. So we ask you: With Lightning’s athletic physique, bad ass personality and graceful features… What other game character is better to kick-off a gaming inspired fashion series with? Her style in the Louis Vuitton campain could be described as trendy and feminine. So take a look below.