The Medal of Honor Tomahawk
Posted on: 2012-08-14 16:55:57
When following "a dotted line to real world events" stops being offensive and gets scary.
By Tom Bramwell @ Eurogamer
The latest example of the cultural disconnect I've encountered, however, is one of the most bizarre things I've ever read. As explained in Ryan Smith's Gameological Society editorial, EA is partnering with real-world weapons manufacturers not only to make sure that the guns in Medal of Honor: Warfighter are authentic but to make real-world weapons based on the game. I'm putting all this stuff in italics to emphasise how much it doesn't compute to my middle-class British liberal brain. Look! Here's a f***ing Medal of Honor tomahawk!