July 28, 2009
A new video game has upset the families of some Iraq war veterans. "Six Days in Fallujah" takes gamers into a simulation of the 2004 battle. The creators say this is entertainment with substance. Critics say war is not for the amusement of others.
It's a good listen: Pertinent to recent history and current events, and very relevant to the topic of game design. Go Listen!
[UPDATE] A few links to go along with my comments below about games as art: