History Out of Time: Fallout's Ironic America

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This chapter interrogates the use of historical themes in the 2008 videogame Fallout 3, arguing that it presents an ironic reinterpretation of American values such as rugged individualism and personal liberty.


Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPlaying With the Past
Subtitle of host publicationDigital Games and the Simulation of History
EditorsMatthew Kapell, Andrew Elliott
Publication statusPublished - 19 Dec 2013