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3 video games that inspired the robot theme park of 'Westworld'

The INSIDER Summary: • "Westworld" partially takes place in an interactive theme park.• Co-creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy played videos games as research.• Their faves? "Red Dead Redemption," "Grand Theft Auto," and "BioShock." If you're a fan of both video games and HBO's new series "Westworld," odds are you've already noticed the similarity in point-of-view style the showrunners use during action scenes.
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