Cartoonist Tom Scott thinks war is a game

Tom Scott thinks the conflict in Gaza is a game where the objective is death.
What do you think?

If you are playing Chess and the other player attacks your Queen and you manage to take out four of their pawns in order to protect your Queen should we feel sorry for the other player?

What if you were forced to play Chess and if you lost your whole family would die?

If you manage to win the ‘game’ are you now the bad guy?