Originally Posted by PintoTess
What is the hunger games about?!
It's way in the future, sort of post-apocalyptic, and the population in the world is divided into twelve districts who are ruled by a totalitarian government called the Capitol. 74 years ago, there was an uprising against the Capitol, and ever since as a "reminder" to the citizens, they put together "The Hunger Games", which involves "reaping" the districts for a male and female tribute who will be placed in an arena on television all over the districts and they will fight to the death. The winner goes home, gets a house and money for them and their family.