Top 10 Times Video Games Got Political

In 2019, in our space of video game fun, innovation and economic strife, we stand on what sometimes feels like the primary battlefield of a culture war. As video game communities grow more diverse and inclusive, the backlash against that gets angrier and more like a cornered animal. Part of that is a loud movement against the ideas of "politics" in games, which more or less shows that for some people, things like reading comprehension and subtext are akin to scaling a mountain. So that being said, while most works of art include "politics" by their very nature of being narratively-charged creative work, I've compiled a list of ten big, popular, and well-received video games that are overtly adjacent to politics.

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