50°
Submitted by Relientk77 721d ago | article

What are the real world consequences for your crimes in Grand Theft Auto?

GamesRadar - The real world is monotonous and soul-sucking, but in games we can be knights, sorcerers, spies, assassins, and even criminals. Case in point: Grand Theft Auto. Over the last decade and a half the GTA series has become one of the most famous/infamous franchises around, and for good reason. What better escape is there than blowing up entire city blocks, running rampage in sports cars, and wantonly murdering anyone and everyone who looks at you funny? (Culture, Grand Theft Auto IV)

Marcus Fenix  +   721d ago
well, there aren't any, unless u're an idiot who can't distinguish between what's ok in a video game and what's ok in real life.
Section8  +   721d ago
You obviously don't get the article. It's a what if. He's saying what's the time for the crime...so to speak. Read it again and I'll let that ignorance slide.
xHoii  +   721d ago
None.
But without a doubt, in the coming years we would still be here reading about a 14 year old who shot someone after playing GTA V, and guess what, the media will ignore that it was just one person out of the 20 million or so who own the game, what is that? 0.000005% who own GTA.
I mean it's still serious, but is it REALLY because of a video game, or the age of the player, their access to firearms, lack of education their upbringing and so on..
#2 (Edited 721d ago ) | Agree(0) | Disagree(1) | Report | Reply
jeeves86  +   721d ago
Pro tip:

Read the article. Not just the headline.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

Case Clicker - Tips, Tricks, Cheats, How to Win, and Strategy Guide

18m ago - Case Clicker is a new iOS and Android game that has come out of nowhere to become a big hit. This... | iPhone
40°

ArcheAge – Tencent Games finally launching China server next month

1h ago - MMOculture: After years of waiting, Tencent Games finally confirmed ArcheAge China will be launch... | PC
Ad

Win a Pro-Painted Ghorgon!

Now - Turbo Tape Games is pleased to announce a contest for an exclusive Ghorgon miniature hand-painted by Dave Taylor! | Promoted post
40°

Hyper Universe – Debut game trailer for new side-scrolling MOBA

1h ago - MMOculture: Entering its first test phase from 9 to 13 September in South Korea, Hyper Universe i... | PC
40°

Dishonored Definitive Edition review | MMGN

1h ago - MMGN: With Dishonored Definitive Edition we have a conundrum. It’s one of the best last-gen game... | PS4
30°

The Indie Ocean Reviews: The Curious Expedition

1h ago - The Indie Ocean passes judgement on the Early Access roguelike-influenced exploration adventure g... | PC