Māori Soldiers Have Been Added In This Major Video Game & People Are Loving It
Battlefield 1 Turning Tides' brand new update has added Māori soliders for the v. first time.
According to Newshub, the popular video game's developers based the Māori sniper on an IRL NZ hero Thomas Grace, also known as Hāmi.
Hāmi served in Gallipoli, but was sadly killed during the battle of Chunuk Bair.
Of course, people are loving BF1's new characters.
"That’s honestly dope af... I’d be stoked az if that was my ancestor. Being mentioned on a big franchise companies game," one Facebook user commented.
"This is pretty cool. Props to the game designers for even mentioning Maori let alone making characters of them and the sacrifices they made," another wrote.
Check out the video below for a closer look at the game's new update:
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