Posts tagged "violent"

Violent video games are an issue for parents and Vice President Biden

Violent video games are an issue for parents and Vice President Biden
Violent video games garnered attention after the massacre in Newtown, CT, raised concern that violent imagery in video games has contributed to a culture of violence. Vice President Joe Biden met with Biden asked the executives of manufacturers of violent video games. He asked executives of companies that make games such as Call of Duty, Mortal... Read more »

Study: Not all video games are bad for tweens; some games encourage positive behavior

Study: Not all video games are bad for tweens; some games encourage positive behavior
Feeling some guilt about letting kids play video games? There may be no need to feel bad, because depending on which games your kids are playing (or addicted to), they could be learning some positive behaviors. Psychology researchers and professors from Iowa State University have studied the impact of video games on kids ages 9-14.... Read more »