First use of videogame music in an election campaign
Medal of Honor: European Assault
Music from Medal of Honor: European Assault was used in a TV campaign to support Republican John McCain’s bid to become US president in June 2008. The piece of music, called “Casualties of War”, was used without the consent of composer Christopher Lennertz, who also contributed music for 2003’s Medal of Honor: Rising Sun. Guinness World Records Gamers’ Edition 2009.