I discussed videogame violence here. The view I expressed (that it’s a good, kind of necessary thing) is currently the overwhelmingly popular view across ‘gaming culture’. Even if my argument for it is kind of idiosyncratic.
Here, let’s look at some of my less popular opinions.
1. Games are too long
They’d be better, shorter.
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There’s the trailer for The Last Of Us Part II, the sequel to Naughty Dog’s critically acclaimed 2013 violent, cinematic zombie stealth-action-adventure. The sequel will be just as violent, judging from the trailer. It ends with returning protagonist Ellie’s declaration:
I’m gonna kill every last one of them.
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