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Violent Video Games Can Increase Aggression

Playing violent video games like Doom, Wolfenstein 3D or Mortal Kombat can increase a person's aggressive thoughts, feelings and behavior both in laboratory settings and in actual life, according to two studies appearing in the April issue of the American Psychological Association's (APA) Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. Furthermore, violent video games may be more harmful than violent television and movies because they are interactive, very engrossing and require the player to identify with the aggressor, say the researchers.

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TrevorPhillips3255d ago

i had enough of this i swear!

TheHater3255d ago

I was actually a very violent person before I start playing games. After I started playing game, I haven't got into a fight, or got into any problem with anyone for over 12 years now.

Mr_Kuwabara3255d ago

It's true, lately, when I get pissed, I turn green.....

Archaeox3255d ago (Edited 3255d ago )

Did Jack Thompson get on the computer again?

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