Call of Duty

Call of Duty | 26 Jan 2004 // 7:00 PM

Is it still in good taste to use the war as material for popular entertainment? Does the idea of playing an infantryman mowing down rows of German soldiers seem more profane than fun in this new era of reverence?


'Hardcore Henry' Is Less Like a First Person Shooter Than It Is an On-Rails Shooter | 11 May 2016 // 2:00 AM

Hardcore Henry's forward moving ferocity doesn't allow its viewer or Henry time to think on why its action and violence might or might not be justifiable.

The Mixed Messages of 'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' | 20 Nov 2014 // 3:37 AM

By addressing real world themes too cautiously, Advanced Warfare wastes an opportunity and subverts one of the few positive narrative trends established in the Call of Duty franchise as a whole.


Call of Duty non-profit more than triples veteran job placements under new leadership | 19 Nov 2014 // 7:35 AM

Last year there were nearly three-quarters of a million unemployed veterans in the United States, according to the Bureau of Labor. And it’s likely going to get worse as the military continues to downsize.

The Evolution of Call of Duty Elite | 18 Feb 2013 // 11:30 PM

In the time it’s taken me to write this sentence, more than 900 hours of “Call of Duty: Black Ops 2” has been cumulatively played around

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