* {{Anvilicious}}: Regardless of what one's political or social beliefs, the game has been criticized for its at times preachy and heavy-handed overtones which would make ''CaptainPlanet'' look subtle. Although at least in some regards, SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped.
* TearJerker / NightmareFuel: ''"Blighted by extreme famine, people in North America are making such harsh discoveries. The weather that killed crops is leaving the ground too hard for decent burials. In a developed region like this, people are used to good food and good graves. Now they have neither."'', and other texts in that theme.