I wanted to try to assassinate Fidel Castro during the Bay of Pigs invasion again. And break out of a Soviet prison camp in the Arctic again. And pilot a gunboat through the Mekong Delta again, shooting up sampans while listening to “Sympathy for the Devil.” Black Ops glistens with such moments. The cold war was never so much fun.So, gamers, this is for you: What do you think of the most recent Call of Duty? You can talk about the gameplay and that sort of thing, but also mention what you're learning or wondering about the Cold War while you've been playing.
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
Answering the Call
an excellent Yale professor. The reviews have been overwhelmingly positive. From the New York Times: