Mad Max (the game) has had a strange couple of weeks after its release. Opinions about the game are all over the map— is this a faithful adaptation of the Max aesthetic? Or a derivative mishmash of game systems everyone’s seen before? Can it be both and still be a good game? This video gets deep under the hood of Mad Max, considering the influence of all four movies and looking at how the plot and systems of the game turn out over the course of a sixty-hour, zero-threat playthrough. Spoilers throughout!