Government Propaganda Through Video Games

By: Steve Wylde

It is being reported that video games are considered by many to be the Governments ideal propaganda tool for not only demonizing enemies but also in training and inspiring a new young generation of military minded youths that might want a taste of the “real thing” when the military recruiters come knocking.

The most obvious examples of this are games such at “America’s Army,” developed and published by the Army and ”Guard Force,” which the Arm National Guard developed with Rival Interactive.

What comic books and newsreels were for the “Greatest Generation” leading into WWII, is what many believe video games can be for today’s millennials.

Here are some clips from America's Army III:



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