Hearts of Iron IV is a very serious video game. Or, it was, until modders got their hands on it.
The game, like most of Paradox’s titles, is very mod-friendly. And, like most of Paradox’s titles, there’s a strong historical slant to it, which means you would expect users to create boring, accurate things like improved divisional icons and accurate descriptions for German jets.
Which they are! But...alongside those are some other mods. Which turn a thoroughly complex and historically accurate military simulation into...well...
And this, which turns America’s Fascist government into a Fallout faction:
And this, which adds Arstotzka—the make-believe country from Papers Please—to the game:
And this, which makes the British National Focus tree something a little more 2016:
And finally, what 2016 video game would be complete without a Donald Trump mod:
I reviewed Hearts of Iron IV a little while ago and found it to be a very very good video game. And that was without Seinfeld factions.