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XBW: Dantes Inferno Review

Dante Alighieri's La Divina Commedia, of which Inferno is the first part, is considered amongst the world's greatest pieces of literature. It codified the medieval concept of Heaven and Hell into human understanding and cast Satan as a victim of his betrayal of God, a very powerful theme picked up by Renaissance art. The phrase "abandon hope all ye who enter here" and a host of other well known phrases are taken from Dante's poem, and he inspired and has been quoted and paraphrased by countless others from Chaucer to Pope Benedict XVI. The imagery and allegory of the poem lend itself to interpretation, so it is of no real surprise that eventually it would become the basis of a video game.

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