Latest Video game controversy Stories
A new study analyzing 130 research reports on more than 130,000 subjects worldwide proves conclusively that exposure to violent video games makes more aggressive, less caring kids -- regardless of their age, sex or culture.
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan.
Some video games can make children kinder and more likely to help â€” not hurt â€” other people.
Friday, a U.S. appeals court ruled that a California law restricting the sales and rental of violent video games to minors and imposing labeling requirements is too restrictive and violates free speech guarantees.
Violent video games and movies can make people numb to the pain and suffering of others, U.S. researchers said.
Violent video games and movies make people numb to the pain and suffering of others, according to a research report published in the March 2009 issue of Psychological Science.
MAITLAND, Fla., Dec.
A U.S. study provides new evidence that violent media does indeed impact adolescent behavior, a researcher said.
A new study has found a link between simulated violence portrayed on video games and aggressive behavior of children.
A video game distributor in Thailand suspended sales of the controversial â€œGrand Theft Autoâ€ Monday amid reports of an 18-year-old high school student who confessed to trying to replicate a scene from the game by robbing and murdering a 54-year-old taxi driver with a knife.
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