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It Would Be Weird if Wolfenstein 2 Wasn't Political

Video games don't exist in their own bubble floating away from the rest of the world, so what is so controversial about Wolfenstein 2 discussing Nazis in America?

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Timesplitter14252d ago (Edited 252d ago )

It's pretty baffling that combating fascism is considered controversial.

I don't mind games getting "political". It's important to take a strong & clear stance on important issues like this. In fact, NOT taking a stance would be wrong and/or cowardly

FallenAngel1984252d ago

How would you make a game about Nazis ruling the world and not get political about it

Many-hat5252d ago

Yeah, it's political. But is it relevant? Err, No. May be a great game, but it's not making any political points. Well, none that I can see.

Cmv38252d ago

Because you see through orange tinted glasses.

Many-hat5251d ago

I think the term is 'rose tinted'.. But I accept your point.

Timesplitter14252d ago

"Yeah, it's political"
"but it's not making any political points"

....I don't follow

Many-hat5251d ago (Edited 251d ago )

You considered the statement, that's significant. The in's and out's of it, aren't

TFJWM252d ago

Its political point seems to be its ok to kill Nazis if they took over America. People seem to have an issue with this for some reason

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quent252d ago

To put it bluntly, we want to shoot Nazi's in the face, not the Axi's

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NapalmSanctuary251d ago

Wolfenstein 2 isn't f***cking political. Killing fictional Nazis isn't controversial. The politics is coming from a bunch dumbass authors who can't seem to grasp that a couple hundred idiots saying stupid shit like "the Jews will not replace us" does not equal a Nazi uprising. This extreme political paranoia is almost enough to make Alex Jones look like normal human being.