Game Theory: How to Overthrow a Dictator (Far Cry 6)

12 Th07, 2020
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The Far Cry series has a long history of charismatic and not so good leaders in their games. They are games with a deep dive into how bad leaders come into power... and how they stay there. Now, the games generally focus on bringing down these bad leaders - and they do a great job. I've learned a LOT and it follows many of the lessons we've learned throughout our own history on the subject. If we know how a bad leader stays in power, we can figure out how to take that power away. Get ready for a power lesson in Game Theory!
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  • Matpat, as a Mexican, fearing my life, and what is to come, I thank you. I don’t know what is to come, or if I’ll ever know how to use this information, but I appreciate you and the hope you have give the planet. I also thank you in the way you talk about important stuff, keep the good work.

    alex falex f4 tháng trước
    • @고등 지능 ODINS trash equal rights equal fights... Im sorry im just trying to lighten the mood

      Ognen MihajlovskiOgnen Mihajlovski8 ngày trước
    • 1 get a army 2 get radio stations gooding asap 3 let the peaplo fight off there "leader"

      music entitymusic entity8 ngày trước
    • I think giving him all the 50 cal weapons rounds shotguns and rpg akimbo also snipers

      Ron Ashly GalangRon Ashly Galang17 ngày trước
    • @Mast gamer I think he’s talking about Mexico’s politics hopefully not America’s otherwise than he might be misinformed.

      Smitty SmithSmitty Smith20 ngày trước
    • @The Servermonitor You have absolutely no idea what your talking about do you.

      Smitty SmithSmitty Smith20 ngày trước
  • I want a game with matpat, stephanie and Oliver as npc

    MihneaMNMMihneaMNM7 giờ trước
  • Simple it's taking out his heir's or people who would take control upon his death. Also make him look bad then go after him when his people are rioting, and haveing resources to spare.

    Roman ShantaRoman Shanta8 giờ trước
  • 3:56 or islamic repablic of iran four 40years

    Freak GamerFreak GamerNgày trước
  • That was the clip not the pin 😂

    Sergio AvalosSergio Avalos4 ngày trước
  • 11:55 Ahh game theory This map is 2 contries wrong confirmed Poland and hal of germany was under the rule of the soviets

    Dr MysteryDr Mystery7 ngày trước
  • I've heard of game but don't know what's it's about?

    Shikido SanShikido San8 ngày trước
  • Wait that’s a boy!?

    Good gamesGood games9 ngày trước
  • d i e g o

    cookiee -cookiee -9 ngày trước
  • Yo I thought it was a movie

    Mason TewsMason Tews9 ngày trước
  • y u holding a sign with you're elbow

    danny richdanny rich10 ngày trước
  • Just open the Admin Codex by pressing the shift and G keys, and type “game.ruler.gone” and press enter and BOOM you got em! NOTE! CAN BE APLIED TO REAL LIFE

    Salted_CaramelSalted_Caramel10 ngày trước
  • Im romanian

    Jumolea AndreiJumolea Andrei11 ngày trước
  • Objectives: 1. Destroy North Korea's towers

    Nitesh KumarNitesh Kumar11 ngày trước
  • French resistance after the video: ;-;

    Projekt Unsterbliches ReichProjekt Unsterbliches Reich11 ngày trước
  • Did he forget about China?

    Ben SwansenBen Swansen11 ngày trước
  • I love Far Cry so much

    go speed fast mango speed fast man12 ngày trước
  • So what you are saying is this: The reason Anton can stay in power is because he has such control over his county’s information that he can falsify the approval ratings his citizens have of him. Ergo, they do not believe they can stage a revolt or protest because they are made to believe they are alone with their ambitions of protest. If this is what you are saying then I feel like I should point out the people are already revolting in Yara, which would mean the dominos are already falling. I guess the focus of the game is speeding up the fall of Antons dynasty. I personally would love to see more videos on game theory because it sounds super interesting.

    Darth Plagueis The wiseDarth Plagueis The wise12 ngày trước
  • How to overthrow a dictator The Government wants to know your location

    Ross WashingtonRoss Washington12 ngày trước
  • How come giancalro's always the bad guy He was the dentist from payday 2, Gus from breaking bad and now a dictator in far cry 6

    send helpsend help12 ngày trước
  • no it’s not gustavo fring it’s the dentist from payday 2

    Default DanDefault Dan13 ngày trước
  • One more thing: even though North Korea doesn’t know that better lives exist even if we go there and spread the word that a better life exists the North Korea regime brain wash’s the ppl so they learn to hate us too

    Ryan HollidayRyan Holliday13 ngày trước
  • Ubisoft stole my evil roblox roleplay character

    Unpronounceable NameUnpronounceable Name14 ngày trước
  • Any Peruvian watching this video right now: this information is worth millions

    Daekoneno GamerDaekoneno Gamer14 ngày trước
  • "As two faced as possible" nice

  • Thanks for the tutorial! Gonna need this for when extrene right in Europe dominates!

    cringeguynilocringeguynilo14 ngày trước
  • Me being a dominican gets amazed every single time i see something in the internet about us

    will the gamer prowill the gamer pro14 ngày trước
  • will the main character will be silent like far cry 4 and 5

    BONKER _ _BONKER _ _14 ngày trước
  • You can't hide that scp foundation sign from me, matpat

    Ethan KuhnEthan Kuhn15 ngày trước
  • Simple just give a guy who has no combat experience or gun experience some guns and wait a few months

    First name last nameFirst name last name15 ngày trước
  • Wait, thats moff gideon !

    Stig WolfStig Wolf16 ngày trước
  • What about glasnost in Russia (soviet union) that was transparency mikhail Gorbachev ALLOWED the states to leave the only reason why they did leave was because they DID know of a better world and they didn’t immediately start saying the Soviet Union sucked (well it did) but they were let out Romania fought they’re way out but that’s the only one that did.

    very Odd?very Odd?18 ngày trước

    Conner SoundConner Sound18 ngày trước
  • *gets mauled by a bear takes bullet out of arm* HmMmMmMmMmMmMmMmMmMmMmMm

    〔iicy〕〔iicy〕18 ngày trước
  • On problem: Following leaders out of fear is the weakness of a corrupt leader.

    Smile SchoolSmile School18 ngày trước
  • Thanks time to overthrow America

    xAnthony22 3xAnthony22 318 ngày trước
    • oh you poor soul

  • I think mayday is a villan

    bumkin ladbumkin lad18 ngày trước
  • The US government swamp is doing exactly what MP is saying, controlling information, with a bunch of fake news

    BulmaAtTheMeccaBulmaAtTheMecca18 ngày trước
  • Thanks matpat! now the hard part.....becoming a dictator


    Liviu _Liviu _19 ngày trước
  • Bruh don't give the domestic terrorists ideas

    Noober617Noober61719 ngày trước
  • What about farcry primal

    RabidTerrorRabidTerror19 ngày trước
  • 0:20 Was that a low key r*pe joke?

    Rainbow RabbitRainbow Rabbit19 ngày trước
  • Wait there’s a character named Diego? hAhA dIeGo BrAnDo Go BrRrRrRt

    Alex Sm.Alex Sm.20 ngày trước
  • I learnd to say some blah balh blah balh stufff of science and more blah blah blah blah From matpat

    Rose RawRose Raw20 ngày trước
  • A game I had a blast playing was Just Cause 3. This is relevant because the entire plot for the game is taking down and liberating the fictional country Medici from its tyrannical dictator General Di Revello. To do this you needed to destroy key facilities run by the governments, which included Radio towers, Sattelite Dishes, etc. But also weapons manufacturing facilities and a bunch of other stuff I'm forgetting. There was a DLC but I haven't played it xD Edit: They used the Liberation Screen Effect that plays when you liberate a town or destroy a facility a couple times! :D

    AlixerAlixer20 ngày trước
  • Please explain why Machiavelli wasn't brought up. Please, I'm so confused given the topic of the episode.

    Bob BubblesBob Bubbles20 ngày trước
  • anton looks exactly like giancarlo, am i right?

    Gus O'ReillyGus O'Reilly20 ngày trước

    Jeremy StroudJeremy Stroud21 ngày trước
  • LOVE how this keeps getting recommended to me. ive already seen it but im doing it again, bc relevance. (note the date of this comment)

    Space DragonSpace Dragon23 ngày trước
  • Man this is really useful now in the USA

    Grimm GamezGrimm Gamez24 ngày trước
  • wheres new dawn

    Paul BothaPaul Botha25 ngày trước
  • Me actually wondering how he teaches her the birds and the bees if you know what I mean 😪

    William HagoodWilliam Hagood25 ngày trước
  • I love that he says there's not any towers in far cry 5 then starts talking about how in the past ones there were towers yet continues to show far cry 5 towers

    Zack AntoniottiZack Antoniotti26 ngày trước
  • Spain whit Franco

    Israel Cunquero de oliveiraIsrael Cunquero de oliveira28 ngày trước
  • Freedom is the ability to say 1+1 = 2 if that is granted all else follows (George Orwell)

    Andrews ChristiangamingAndrews ChristiangamingTháng trước
  • Vas was "okay," at best.

    Jason BeardJason BeardTháng trước
  • When I first saw this trailer, I thought we would be playing as Diego, turning on his father.

    DaDewd2112DaDewd2112Tháng trước
  • Im haitian and i didnt know that.

    MR.WIGLSMR.WIGLSTháng trước
  • Now that I think about it, Tweak from Far Cry 5 might not just *sound* like Jesse...

    Rev WrothRev WrothTháng trước
  • As a venezuelan running away around the world I thank you for this incredible source of information. Great channel! I love your videos

    Froilan RiveroFroilan RiveroTháng trước
  • In that picture is Mikhail Gorbachev the last leader of the full Soviet union he gives freedom to some country even to east germany

    Farraz AuliaFarraz AuliaTháng trước
    • In minute 12:16

      Farraz AuliaFarraz AuliaTháng trước
  • pulling the pin isnt activating the grenade.. its the safety.. he can hold it as long as he wants if the handle is still in place the grenade wont go off. i think you can even put the pin back in place if you dont want to use the grenade.. you should know this since you live in a country that sells grenades like the rest of us do fruits and vegetables

    FiNFiNTháng trước
  • I want to get 1000 dislikes on this comment.

    Victor VaughanVictor VaughanTháng trước
  • Did he not do far cry 5?

    SnowyLiciousSnowyLiciousTháng trước
  • Americans should take note.

    Joe AguirreJoe AguirreTháng trước
  • I see you trying to sneakily not mention China while mentioning abusive totalitarian regimes with media censorship there mat-pat

    Joseph NadeauJoseph NadeauTháng trước
  • This went from making food un spicy to overthrowing dictatorships. I love this channel lol.

    InfernoNinjaInfernoNinjaTháng trước
  • Did everyone forget about new dawn

    CritixCritixTháng trước
  • Not 6

    CritixCritixTháng trước
  • This is far cry 7

    CritixCritixTháng trước
  • MatPat's career history: 2012: cringy videos about how fast Sonic is 2016: Decent videos about Magneto 2019: Good videos about ghosts 2020: Videos about how to overthrow dictators, Winnie the Pooh's deadly diet, Empty choices, murder, cannibalism, Count Chocula's dark past and the worst of them all: Dad Jokes me: woah, woah, woah!! What happened here???!!??

    Tarun HarishTarun HarishTháng trước
  • Just call the dictator winnie the pooh, its that simple.

    dino nuggies guydino nuggies guyTháng trước
  • Does the man the myth the

    sokkasokkaTháng trước
  • When Mat explain "silencing the media" part, it kinda hits me cause that's literally what's happening right now in Cambodia.

    Thyrayuth SaoThyrayuth SaoTháng trước
  • Maduro no habla inglés, así q tranquilo

    Daniel Felipe Aguilar RojasDaniel Felipe Aguilar RojasTháng trước
  • c*ina in a nutshell amr?

    GJSelectGJSelectTháng trước
  • just call Rico Rodrigez, the dictator removal specialist!

    jack gamerprojack gamerproTháng trước
  • This is actually happening today, all major news channels are corrupt and are talking about all this coronavius fake things. While all this is leading to totalitarian gouvernement controlling every possible person

    Student vonMaxStudent vonMaxTháng trước
  • 1:52 wut abt far cry 5

    Last Chance 0o0Last Chance 0o0Tháng trước
  • Jamás creí ver a Pinochet en Game theory

  • This is VERY useful information now. Better add EVERY COUNTRY ON EARTH to that list of dictatorships. Next thing is for people to realise how to determine truth from lies.

    El Has GamingEl Has GamingTháng trước
  • Yeah you know it's a creepy dictator when GUS FRING is the dictator!

    Ajila WayaAjila WayaTháng trước
  • I saw lithuania I'm happy

    MemeLord CrusaderMemeLord CrusaderTháng trước
  • North Korea watching this Write this down write this down

    Darwood FeetDarwood FeetTháng trước
  • I love far cry 3

    Akeksander BalogAkeksander BalogTháng trước
  • And this is why silencing anyone that disagrees with you is wrong even if you are right. Because once any tool capable of censorship is created the count down begins until it is turned against you

    Salem NightlarkSalem NightlarkTháng trước
  • This hasn’t aged well...

    Eiby VelasquezEiby VelasquezTháng trước
  • Just remember both political sides can use this and only one has all the guns and ammunition

    Hero HaydenHero HaydenTháng trước

    preslav playzpreslav playzTháng trước
  • realy why why do they do that to my boy the bulgarian

    preslav playzpreslav playzTháng trước
  • Ok something I see alot of people misunderstand in far cry5 is the plot. At the end of the campaign montana gets blown up by an explosion in the distance and everyone thought "wait what? God just blew us up?" well if you listen to the radio chatter when in a car you can hear people talking about a nuclear war between korea and America which leads to nukes getting sent out and blowing up montana which then leads to the events of farcry new dawn

    nob_mycornnob_mycornTháng trước
  • Korea when people protest: so anyways I started blasting

    nob_mycornnob_mycornTháng trước
  • It's kinda cool to see this game knows that pulling a pin on a grenade while holding the lever doesn't activate the fuse but rather when you let go of the lever

    nob_mycornnob_mycornTháng trước
  • 11:59 okay why poland and half of germany inst in soviet union ?????

    Norbert RógNorbert RógTháng trước
  • Is this a new game

    ttundra78ttundra78Tháng trước
  • capitilast papragranda what made the mother land fall

    Ashkar AhmadAshkar AhmadTháng trước
    • muh union

  • uhh oh ok don't make me talk about how democracy is unstable

    Ashkar AhmadAshkar AhmadTháng trước
  • Typical lies about North Korea

    Joseph StalinJoseph StalinTháng trước
  • So far cry 6 is pretty much Thailand?

    Yotsawat Sae-ChueYotsawat Sae-ChueTháng trước