Sean Davies from HeyUGuys Gaming writes: We have raced around the busy streets of London in The Getaway. We have stealthily explored the nuclear wasteland of Chernobyl in Modern Warfare 2. We have watched as the Golden Gate Bridge gets blown up in Resistance 2. We have climbed the dizzying highs of the Eifel Tower in The Saboteur. We have scaled the famous landmarks of Venice and Rome in Assassins Creed.
Some game developers have painstakingly recreated some of the most famous real world locations in astonishing detail, all of which offers a level of immersion which many fictional game locations struggle to reach. Having one of those “Oh! I recognise that” moments in a game can be a surreal but pleasing experience and something that is becoming more and more common – but there are still some amazing real world locations that would make amazing game settings. With this in mind, we have pulled together a list of 10 of the best real world locations that would make amazing game environments.