Video Games Are Art, Says US Government

The games-as-art debate has taken a major step forward with the announcement by the National Endowment of the Arts that video games are now eligible for funding. The Endowment, set up in 1965 by order of Congress, is able to fund projects of artistic merit. The 2012 revisions have now specifically named video games as eligible for such considerations.

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donniebaseball3533d ago

Fantastic news. With the exception of Fox most mainstream news publications are treating games with more respect too.

Kran3533d ago


This is kind of good news on our behalf, but WHAT?

Never ever ever would I have thought the government would have said that. EVER.

Jack-H3533d ago

Maybe we can finally put this issue to rest *holds breath*