Critique with Limits—The Construction of American Religion in BioShock: Infinite
2. Mirrors of American Religion in Infinite
2.1. Aesthetic Representations of Religious Themes
2.1.1. The Motif of Exodus and the Chosen People
2.1.2. Comstock as Both Mosaic Figure and Cult Leader
2.1.3. Prophetic Visions
2.2. Religious Themes in the Broader Narrative and Game World
2.2.1. Millennialism and the Apocalypse
2.2.2. Divinization of American History
2.2.3. American Supremacy, Racism, and Its Ties to Religion
2.2.4. Baptism and the “Born-Again” Experience
2.3. Summary of Evangelical, Nationalist, Millennialist, and “Cultic” Elements
3. Critique of Religion
3.1. Critique of What Exactly?
3.2. Critique of Mainstream Religion as an Economic Risk Factor
Conflicts of Interest
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