What's the best weapon in gaming?

This week John Robertson and Stace Harman discuss what makes a great video game weapon and talk through some of their favourite examples.


Does a great weapon need to make sense within the world it exists? Does it need to play a role in the narrative? Does it need to be unique? Should it involve spectacle? What does it say about the game that it is a part of?


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