Excerpt: My hometown of South Bend, Indiana is home to GM's Hummer. In fact, just a few miles down the road is Hummer's corporate headquarters, as well as a plant. Hummer Badlands is a game built around the Hummer brand. Sometimes branding a product can be a good thing, other times things donÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t turn out too great. Hummer Badlands is in-between the two extremes.