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Comment: Atomic Games re-traumatizes every survivor (Score 1) 644

by Nick Arnett (#27497719) Attached to: Konami Announces a Game Based On a 2004 Battle In Fallujah

I am angry. Any sane person who has lived with the horror of deadly violence knows that it cannot become entertainment. The fact that it is based on real events makes it intolerable as a game. Peter Tamte's boasts about it have re-traumatized hundreds of thousands of survivors, at a time when violence is on the rise in our nation.

Nick Arnett, grief counselor with the Bay Area Critical Incident Stress Management Team and extended family of a Marine killed in action in Fallujah 11/10/2004.

It seems intuitively obvious to me, which means that it might be wrong. -- Chris Torek