Sex, Drugs and Decapitations

Cory Zanoni explores the deeper meaning of gore and violence in video games and whether it’s all necessary:

As an Australian, I’ve become quite used to video games being something of a sensitive issue for many – if not controversial. Talk to any gamer here for long enough and the topic of R18+ is essentially guaranteed to come up. New studies appear regularly on the effect of violent games on young children (latest reports state that they don’t do a thing), parents are concerned across the nation (apparently) and I recently found out that someone got fired from their job for not confirming that someone was over 15 when they bought a MA15+ game.

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