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Impressions: Shadow Warrior (PC)

In 2013, 3D Realms released a reboot of their old Shadow Warrior game to the PC, which apparently went under-reported or unnoticed by a lot of gamers out there. 1,600 more words

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FPS is good for you

Does first-person shooter and many other ‘violent games’ make players more violent? From what we usually see and heard in the media, yes, violent games have an effect on the players and make them more violent. 285 more words

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Parents aren’t the only ones to blame for kids playing violent video games

Headteachers from 16 schools in Cheshire, UK, have warned parents by letter that they would be reported to the authorities ( http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-32103991 )  if they allowed their children to play video games marked as suitable for adults with an 18+ age rating ( … 849 more words

Parents aren't the only ones to blame for kids playing violent video games

Headteachers from 16 schools in Cheshire, UK, have warned parents by letter that they would be reported to the authorities if they allowed their children to play video games marked as suitable for adults with an  793 more words

Do video games create violence? Wrong question

The question should be, is violence really the best thing to do with video games as a medium?

Errant Signal claimed in one of his videos… 497 more words

Re: Killing as the default in games

Loosely in response to a video and Polygon article, I’d like to make a couple points about why “killing” is so often the basic gameplay mechanic in best-selling video games. 1,233 more words