Us Army

Protesters angry over US Army using FPS to recruit into armed forces

A group of protesters gathered together in Philadelphia this morning and marched down to the Franklin Mills Mall to a US Army Recruitment Center.The purpose was to show its disdain for the Army’s use of videogames as a recruitment tool.This particular recruitment branch uses PS3 and Xbox 360 consoles loaded with FPS titles to capture […]

12 years ago

Us Army headlines

  • US Army dedicates $50 million to games training

    According to Stars and Stripes, the US army has budgeted $50 million for a “games for training” program starting in 2010 and, “In addition to the $50 million, the Army gaming unit has an undisclosed additional budget to purchase a state-of-the-art commercial video game system that will be fielded for training in February.”The mind boggles. […]

    12 years ago