Just for fun: A Newspaper Corruption Simulation

By: John Breeden II
March 18, 2016


The videogame industry actually has a rich history of using games to make social points, though most are rather subtle in that approach. The Westport Independent is not. In the game, players take on the role of a chief editor trapped between a rock and many hard places as they try to keep their beloved independent newspaper afloat in the trying times of the late 1940s.