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Old November 27 2012, 03:53 PM   #20
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Re: Wars and campaigns that were largely ignored by FPS's

Robert Maxwell wrote: View Post
I think people like WWII as a setting for video games because it has such clear heroes and villains. That kind of narrative simplicity is lacking in most wars. It's hard to find a greater real-world evil than Hitler and Nazi Germany.
I'd say that's a very western point of view. If you look at what happened in the eastern front during the WWII, lines between heroes and villains are very muddy at best.
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