Stormont Deadlock Video Game
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Stormont deadlock: The crisis that spawned a video game

Politics is often seen as a game but rarely does a political crisis form the basis for an actual video game.

Northern Ireland has not had a devolved government for 18 months, after a power-sharing deal between the two main parties - the DUP and Sinn Féin - collapsed.

Now, the political parties are gearing up for a fight: albeit in the glorious eight-bit quality that only an arcade-style video game can provide.

Super Stormont Deadlock takes its inspiration from the popular fighting game, Street Fighter, except in this version it's the MLAs putting up their fists.

  • 11 Aug 2018