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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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TrevorPhillips3529d ago

i had enough of this i swear!

TheHater3529d 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_Kuwabara3529d ago

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

Archaeox3529d ago (Edited 3529d ago )

Did Jack Thompson get on the computer again?

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