MT asks: “What do you know of and think about the computer game while using gaming headsets, Minecraft? Are there some wholesome/nurturing computer games that could be recommended?”
JL writes: “My seventeen year old son plays the online game Runescape. He plays it because I got rid of the PS3. He has a good friend that plays Runescape and they chat a lot while playing. I have a bad feeling about the game. What do you think?”
We recently had a caller on our radio program ask us to do some research on the video game known as Skyrim.
Just two weeks after posting a blog on this site about the dangers of role-playing video games such as World of Warcraft, the man accused of killing 12 people in a murderous rampage at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado is said to have been obsessed with similar games.
Just when we thought we’d seen the last of Harry Potter, author J. K. Rowling has decided to collaborate with Sony in a new video game called Book of Spells which is based on the magick and sorcery found in her best-selling novels.
By Susan Brinkmann, OCDS
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear arguments this fall from both sides in a legal battle over whether states can ban the sale of violent video games to minors.