Grantland’s Tom Bissell Writes Definitive GTA V Critique

on Thursday, Sep. 26th

For those who closely follow video games and video game journalism it will come as no surprise that Tom Bissell has written what will probably be looked back on as the definitive critique of “Grand Theft Auto V.” Here’s a one line taste:

The games we’re playing are the fruit of a poison tree.

For those who don’t follow games and game journalists, this is an example of what game criticism can be. Wonderful writing and compelling thinking about the place of games in America.


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