The latest Call of Duty release, set during the early 1980s Cold War, pushes a heavy nostalgic patriotism that some may find uncomfortable. Photo: Activision/DPA The latest Call of Duty release, set during the early 1980s Cold War, pushes a heavy nostalgic patriotism that some may find uncomfortable. Photo: Activision/DPA
The latest Call of Duty release, set during the early 1980s Cold War, pushes a heavy nostalgic patriotism that some may find uncomfortable. Photo: Activision/DPA
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Review – Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War takes US patriotism to a whole new uncomfortable level

  • The latest instalment in the war game franchise looks at the Cold War with its usual excessive pro-US stance
  • Even as it tries to show the US as flawed and its military as arrogant, the game still pushes the patriotism

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The latest Call of Duty release, set during the early 1980s Cold War, pushes a heavy nostalgic patriotism that some may find uncomfortable. Photo: Activision/DPA The latest Call of Duty release, set during the early 1980s Cold War, pushes a heavy nostalgic patriotism that some may find uncomfortable. Photo: Activision/DPA
The latest Call of Duty release, set during the early 1980s Cold War, pushes a heavy nostalgic patriotism that some may find uncomfortable. Photo: Activision/DPA
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