Shark Week: Five Ocean-Themed Video Games to Celebrate the Great Week Under the Sea

Discovery Channel's Shark Week is a seven days of learning more about sharks and gaining useful knowledge for ever-important water cooler discussions. But when you're done learning about some animals that eat stuff underwater, there's plenty of ways you can get zen and murderous with video games that traverse the great blue expanse.

The ocean is a big place and traditionally water levels are the most frustrating part of gaming. How, then, do game developers manage to make an 8-hour game centered around swimming in it? The same way Discovery Channel has managed to repackage the same eight shows into 25 years of incredible television entertainment. If you'll excuse me, I'll be watching The Pursuit Channel.

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