war and video games

Why David Petraeus Will Never Be A Strategy Game General

Why David Petraeus Will Never Be A Strategy Game General

David Petraeus would not have gone down in history as a great general, even if he had been able to keep his zipper zipped. Certainly not great enough for the retired Army four-star general and former commander of coalition forces in Iraq and Afghanistan to merit appearing in a strategy…

How People Earn The Actual Medal Of Honor

How People Earn The Actual Medal Of Honor

EA’s first-person shooter series Medal of Honor has been around so long that it’s easy for a gamer to think of the words “Medal of Honor” as just a video game brand, no more tied to a real thing in the non-gaming word as a phrase like “brothers in arms”,…

What The U.S. Army Wants In A Shooter Game

What The U.S. Army Wants In A Shooter Game

When most of us want to buy a first-person-shooter, we look for a game with the latest graphics, reliable team play, and maybe an interesting plot line if we’re lucky. But when the U.S. Army wants an FPS, it likes a few extras, like the ability to call in artillery…