Latest Violence in video games Stories
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans bought more than $21 billion worth of video game systems, software and accessories in 2008.
Some video games can make children kinder and more likely to help â€” not hurt â€” other people.
Video killed the radio star, the old song goes â€” but violent video games, a new Tel Aviv University study finds, can also improve the real-world vision of teens who play them.
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.
For the vast majority of video game players, even those who regularly play and enjoy violent games, violence was not a plus, U.S. researchers say.
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New research published in Pediatrics shows young people exposed to violent media are more likely to lash out violently themselves.
A new study has found a link between simulated violence portrayed on video games and aggressive behavior of children.
New research by Iowa State University psychologists provides more concrete evidence of the adverse effects of violent video game exposure on the behavior of children and adolescents.
- A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).