Top
50°

Bavaria's Interior Minister Likens Violent Games to Drugs, Kiddie Porn

Game Politics write: "In the aftermath of last month's horrific school shooting rampage in Winnenden, criticism of violent video games by German government officials has been on the rise.

In the latest political attack, Bavarian Minister of the Interior Joachim Herrmann, a frequent critic of violent games, upped the ante by likening such games to illegal drugs and child pornography."

Read Full Story >>
gamepolitics.com
The story is too old to be commented.
xabmol3308d ago

"In regards to their harmful effects, [violent video games] are on the same level as child pornography and illegal drugs, the ban on which rightly is unquestioned"

I wonder why he didn't add violent MOVIES or violent BOOKS in there?

Rather odd, don't you think?

P.S.

I have always questioned the illegality of drugs.