Seven Navy SEALS (all of SEAL Team 6, including one who served on the Osama bin Laden raid) served as paid consultants to the makers of "Medal of Honor Warfighter", which was released last month by Electronic Arts. This was a violation of military policy, and each SEAL received a letter of reprimand and forfeited half their pay for two months. This could effectively end their careers as SEALs and make it difficult for them to advance in the military at all in the future.
Would you be more willing to buy a game that was trying to closely replicate real events? Or would you rather play a game with a fictional narrative?