In Video Games
WHS appearing within video games. This only includes examples of 'realistic' portrayals of WHS, in the sense that the locations are recognisable with some attempt at authentic portrayal.
|Ancient Thebes||Serious Sam HD – Temple of Hatshepsut|
|Damascus||Assassin's Creed - Ummayad Mosque|
|Florence||Assassin's Creed II – Duomo, Ponte Vecchio|
|Historic Cairo||Serious Sam 3 – Mosque of Ibn Tulun|
|Imperial Palace||China: The Forbidden City - The game is set in 1775 in the Forbidden City.|
|Istanbul||Assassin's Creed Revelations – Haghia Sophia, Topkapi Palace|
|Nubian Monuments||Serious Sam 3 – Abu Simbel, Philae|
|Old City of Acre||Assassin's Creed – Hospitaller Fortress|
|Old City of Jerusalem||Assassin's Creed – Dome of the Rock, Al Aqsa Mosque, Church of the Holy Sepulchre|
|Old Havana||Assassin's Creed IV – Castillo de San Salvador de la Punta, Havana Cathedral|
|Paris, Banks of the Seine||Assassin's Creed Unity – Notre Dame Cathedral|
|Pyramids (Memphis)||Serious Sam 3 – Sphinx, Giza Pyramids; Assassin's Creed Origins – Sphinz, Giza, Bent Pyramid|
|Rome||Assassin's Creed Brotherhood – Colosseum, Castel Santangelo|
|Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France||Assassin's Creed Unity – Tour St Jacques (with historical church still attached)|
|San Gimignano||Assassin's Creed II|
|Statue of Liberty||Deus Ex|
|Tower of London||Assassin's Creed Syndicate, Traitors Gate|
|Vatican City||Assassin's Creed II – Sistine Chapel|
|Venice and its Lagoon||Assassin's Creed II – St Mark's Cathedral, St Mark's Square|
|Versailles||Assassin's Creed Unity, Versailles 1685|
|Westminster||Assassin's Creed Syndicate – Parliament, Westminster Abbey|
|Works of Antoni Gaudí||Wheelman: Barcelona including the Sagrada Familia|
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to In Video Games?
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- Not be "self evident"
- Link at least 3 different sites
- Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
- Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
- Be explained, with reference to a source