This morning, the Internet was immensely wrapped up with Duty Calls: The Calm Before the Storm, a parody made to help promote People Can Fly's Bulletstorm.
What's so special about Duty Calls is that it's an actual game. You can download it for PC and your computer won't blow up or anything. We were waiting to report on it until one of us had tried the game out for ourselves, but apparently I wasn't the only one on staff who ran into issues.
Anyway, no hands-on insight. But, I did come with a video playthrough of Duty Calls. I'm sure many of you will find it to be funny -- possibly even hilarious, depending on how familiar you are with modern FPSs.
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