It’s no surprise why developers have embraced WWII.
It was the most ideologically unambiguous, culturally transformative and all encompassing war the world has ever seen, and plenty of us still have living relatives who fought for their respective countries.
But you can only storm the beaches so many times before it gets old.
As narratives are allowed to mature in the gaming world, the opportunity to recreating history’s epic battles, alongside their complicated themes and story-lines, has never been more ripe. And even though plenty of developers are doing it, there’s an entire world’s worth of skirmishes, both historical and legendary, just waiting to be explored.