Hello everyone. This is my first blog and I'm excited to write about an issue I've been pondering for quite some time.
Influence of video games on children and the news and angry lawyers blaming games for inappropriate content.
I got the idea to write about this after watching the trailer for Spencer Haplin's Moral Kombat (yes, Moral instead of Mortal) which has been conveniently embedded into the blog. For those who do not know about this video it is an 80 minute interview and discussion on video games influences on crime and violence and it is yet to have an announced release date.
So anyway, onto my opinion and rant on the subject.
It amazes me how these experts treat the gaming industry like a giant How to video distributer rather than just another form of media and entertainment.
First of all, an immersive game does not change your perception of reality at all. It just helps you feel lik