DALL-E Filters becoming more permisive?

Is it just me, or are the filters becoming more permissive?

Before you couldn’t ask for any trademark characters. I was trying out DALL-E just now, and without any “tricks” in the prompt, it generated an accurate image of a certain videogame character:

Is anyone else getting similar results?

When DALL-E 3 was just released, one of the DALL-E team members said on this forum that they started by releasing models with high filters but slowly would give more control over time. I would guess that this could be so that press members reporting on this model when it first comes out don’t get anything that could even remotely be controversial.
(Google should take a trick out of this book.)