How Just Cause 4’s tornado works, and a glimpse at all the chaos you cause


LOS ANGELES—Just Cause 4 has the opportunity to take a video game franchise that has never quite hit its stride into the spotlight. 2015’s Just Cause 3 was the franchise’s best game yet, and though it had some major flaws, the basic ingredients were so fun, players could be forgiven for thinking just one more iteration would lead to “classic” status.