Quiz: Black Ops 3, Deus Ex, or this one Nine Inch Nails song?

Much has been made of the fact that Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 draws on very similar moral-technological concerns to the legendary Deus Ex series. Post-humanism, the soldier as a human weapon, really cool bionic parts - all of this is apparent in both games, a cause of concern for some.

And yet no one has mentioned the startling similarities to angsty rock pioneer, Trent Reznor's work with Nine Inch Nails. His song, 'The Becoming' is all about the sadness of being part-machine. I will prove this correlation by using the time-honoured academic tradition of a comedy quiz.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Joe first fell in love with games when a copy of The Lion King on SNES became his stepfather in 1994. When the cartridge left his mother in 2001, he turned to his priest - a limited edition crystal Xbox - for guidance. And now he's here.
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