WAR AGAINST TERROR it`s EASY LIKE A PIN BALL GAME (2002)

"The anti-war project War-Against-Terror.info is a computer game that reveals the mechanics of the "war against terror" through a classic nineteen eighties computer game called wall breaker."

(c) 2005 Pact Zollverein, www.pact-zollverein.de

"War Against Terror is an online video game recently included in the 2005 Web Biennial.

Formatted as if it were featured in a news broadcast system, participants are asked to adopt the position of the aggressor in a perpetual and self-inflicted conflict. Familiar symbols of the U.S. campaign in Iraq are contrasted with an urban (NYC) skyline. When missiles are launched, they are deflected and ultimately destroy the civil monuments the user seeks to protect. War Against Terror mimics the militaristic subtext that is often a component in contemporary video game culture and suggests that violence is never a singular occurrence."

(c)2006 Drain magazine, www.drainmag.com

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"The anti-war project War-Against-Terror.info is a computer game that reveals the mechanics of the "war against terror" through a classic nineteen eighties computer game called wall breaker."

(c) 2005 Pact Zollverein, www.pact-zollverein.de

"War Against Terror is an online video game recently included in the 2005 Web Biennial.

Formatted as if it were featured in a news broadcast system, participants are asked to adopt the position of the aggressor in a perpetual and self-inflicted conflict. Familiar symbols of the U.S. campaign in Iraq are contrasted with an urban (NYC) skyline. When missiles are launched, they are deflected and ultimately destroy the civil monuments the user seeks to protect. War Against Terror mimics the militaristic subtext that is often a component in contemporary video game culture and suggests that violence is never a singular occurrence."

(c)2006 Drain magazine, www.drainmag.com

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