Tour the towering peaks of Skyrim, plumb the seedy depths of Arkham or have a super time in Mario Land. Computer games allow us to indulge our adventuring spirit and take us to places we can only dream of. While we may wish to visit these fantastical and sometimes frightening locations, we can’t.
But not all game designers invent imaginary locales to tease and tantalise us. There are a slew of titles that use our home planet, Earth, as a setting. From fantasy to FPS, game developers will often use familiar locations to add a level of believability to the gamer’s experience, immersing them more fully in the fictional narrative. So why not indulge in a bit of virtual sightseeing with 8 video game locations you can actually visit.
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