Video games should stop being artistic
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Video games should stop being artistic

Many of those who champion the artistic merit of their favourite hobby is among the crowd demanding that politics be excluded. So, with the recent swathe of CEOs, developers, and resident comment section bots calling for politics to be kept out of video games, isn’t it time we kept art out of our video games?…

The political drama Suzerain is out now on PC
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The political drama Suzerain is out now on PC

The text-based adventure and political drama Suzerain launches today on PC and Mac. Suzerain is set in the fictional nation of Sordland. The country recently emerged from civil war and a 20-year dictatorship. As Sordland’s newly elected president, you have to tackle difficult decisions on issues such as immigration, healthcare, law enforcement, and more as…

Video games should not try to avoid politics
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Video games should not try to avoid politics

In a recent interview with CNBC anchor Becky Quick, Activision CEO Bobby Kotick explained that he doesn’t view the company’s role as being “the operator of the world’s town halls” and that his role as CEO “doesn’t convey to me the right to have a platform for a lot of political views.” The response –…