Why the Red Cross cares how video games treat war crimes

October 08, 2013

Brian Crecente, Polygon:

Last summer, the International Review of the Red Cross published an article that more deeply examined the issue. The takeaway was that video games are an important method for disseminating information and that they can be used to raise awareness of war crimes, but often don’t reflect the realities of war.

International Humanitarian Law sounds like an interesting game mechanic