Violence In Games

California senator Yee: gamers have “no credibility” in violent media argument

California state senator Leland Yee , who tried to pass a bill banning the sale of violent video games to children – a move blocked by the US Supreme Court in 2011 – is back in the news, adding his two cents to President Obama’s decision to have the CDC study whether there’s a ink between […]

Violence In Games headlines

  • Report - University of Alabama shooter was a tabletop gamer

    University of Alabama neurobiology professor Amy Bishop, who last Friday went on a shooting rampage during a faculty meeting and killed three people, has been described as not a psychotic or a woman who just snapped  – but an “isolated” D&D player.

  • German commission wants to stop sale of banned games through Austria

    The Commission for the Protection of Young Persons in Germany wants to ban the sale of online games in Austria. A requested was submitted to the Federal Department for Media Harmful to Young Persons to block the sale of games banned in Germany from being sold through Austrian sites. Banning these games would further “protect […]