Hundreds of Obamas and Romneys Go To War In This Ridiculous-Looking Mod

Polls? Numbers? Speeches? Boring. The real presidential election this year was won through waves of Obama and Romney soldiers, battling against each other using the sharp end of their signs and placards.

The mod, created by Reddit user matbitesdog, is used in Medieval II: Total War » 11/07/12 3:00pm 11/07/12 3:00pm, and you can download it for…

On the 'Birth and Death of the Political Game'

Ian Bogost has a timely piece up on the issue of political-themed games, and their use — or lack thereof. Bogost draws a clear demarcation between politicking (which he feels most of these games do) versus politics — games have the potential to really speak towards politics » 11/01/08 1:30pm 11/01/08 1:30pm, but wind up being more or less meaningless…

What Can Games Teach Us About The Election?

With just 42 days left until the United States chooses its 44th President, it is vital that the electorate is well versed in the key issues affecting the country. Although many cultural commentators bemoan the lack of political engagement in the general population, and both the Democrat and Republican campaigns have… » 9/23/08 1:00pm 9/23/08 1:00pm