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Submitted by awesomeoutof 720d ago | opinion piece

Video game violence, the media, and a thing called 'realism'

David Chandler joins the discussion about digital violence and the claims made by the media regarding its "realism" its relationship with real-world violence. "The truth is," he writes, "I’ve never played a game that offered any sense of realistic violence, and I posit further that gamers really don’t want realism in our violent video games at all–the results would be far too disturbing." (Industry)

DeadSpaced  +   720d ago
Good read. If only people realize that the young aren't the target audience for violent video games.

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