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Red Cross calls on industry to make players accountable for war crimes

Given the increasing realism of video games, the International Committee of Red Cross has asked the games industry to implement in-game punishments for depicted acts in violation of international laws of war.

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Red Cross headlines

  • PSN Japan tsunami appeal brings in over £1 million

    Sony’s announced that it has risen just under ¥130 million (£1.01 million) thanks to the PlayStation Network appeal in the aftermath of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami in Japan. £260,955 was raised in the US, while those in Europe gave £538,122: the last count was at £466,000 for the PAL regions last month. Asian countries bar […]

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  • European PSN raises £466,000 for Red Cross JP tsunami relief

    Sony has announced that European PSN members managed to donate £466,000 for the Red Cross’s Japanese tsunami relief. In a letter on the EU PS Blog, the Red Cross thanked users for donating money – the exact sum being £466,465.60 – via the PlayStation Store to the charity following the terrible events in the country […]

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