Elon Musk is back in the news, and this time because of a revolutionary invention of Tesla, or a new game that could be enjoyed in their electric cars, but to the publication of a fanart of NieR: Automata in his account Twitter
The physicist and entrepreneur used to fanart of the game of Platinum Games in a tweet, and when asked to give credit to the artist responsible for the illustration, Musk simply replied with a brief ” No. ” Musk continued to defend his decision by claiming that the attribution is “destroying the medium”, and that any “idiot” you can find the original source of an image in seconds.
His controversial decision continued to generate reactions over the past weekend, Musk announced that he closed his profile, although in reality he has simply changed his avatar to a black image, it has been deleted from the thread of tweets where is it announced that it was leaving the social network, and has not been tweeted in the last hours.
What is the original illustration of the illustration of NieR: Automata, the work of French illustrator Meli Magali.
— Meli Melo 🖌️ (@MagaliProd) March 17, 2018