December 30, 2017 10:03 am -

The video game Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus stirred up controversy—like co-opting President Donald Trump’s slogan to promote its Nazi-killing theme—but at the end of 2017, it was clear it was also a stellar distraction.

This week, multiple writers at Engadget named Wolfenstein one of the best games this year. Wrote Engadget reporter Timothy J. Seppala, “If Wolfenstein were simply a shooting gallery filled with cardboard cut-out fascists, its catharsis would wear thin after a few minutes. But thanks to impressive characterization and world-building, The New Colossus became one of my favorite games this year.” MORE…

D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.