Assassin's Creed: Odyssey accurately portrays and condemns a perpetual war machine, but it doesn't have anything substantial to say about it, leaving the player unsure of what to make of the war machine.
Historically, the middle class comprised of small-scale capitalists and white collar professionals. But as inequality continues to grow, the middle class has stratified itself as a cultural pseudo-class.
Some games, like Burnout, are "just for fun", but can also yield meaningful analysis. By looking at abstract and conceptual art in other media, we can learn different modes of analysis.