The US Army recently cancelled their free-to-play series of recruitment videogames. Here's why
An army briefing room. A four-star general enters with Herman, a pimply, greasy fifteen-year-old.
Men, meet Herman Wallace. He's topped the America's Army leadboard for the past five months, and we believe he is our best and brightest hope of winning this war.
The Middle East, a few weeks later
- Marine Sargeant
Commander Wallace! Insurgents have the compound surrounded. What are your orders?
OK, first thing, we need some health packs.
Big white boxes with a red cross on them. Trust me, you do not want to get shot without one of those ready.
Sir, I'm not sure-