Quote Originally Posted by QuantaCat View Post
Well thats the thing you see, which is why I think Far Cry 3 is such a masterpiece in disguise. I did pick up on the parody that the writer put in there, and I did see all of those things. Its basically a parody of AAA games, in the guise of an AAA game with all the trimmings and marketing.
I only saw a hint of it in the CIA agent being fanatical enough to be a member of Team America: World Police. Other than that it just completely fell flat.

A parody only works when everyone knows it's a parody. But nothing else suggested the game wasn't actually as in love with the same guns, blood, profanity, and sex as the games its supposedly parodying.

This on the other hand is more like it: