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Blood & Glory: Do Video Games Make Monsters?

Video games have been taking the flak for the surprising rise in teen and childhood violence over the past few decades. Everything, from the increase of guns among inner city kids to the Columbine tragedy, have been blamed on video games. Some US Senators have even attempted to have the entire industry banned based on the “fact” that video games turn kids into violent, amoral, sadistic monsters. However, these moralist crusaders tend to ignore the other potential factors in such a “transfo........ Read More

Download Free Ipod Video Games

There is quite a bit more to downloading free Ipod Video games than is immediately apparent. Ipods have become very important in the modern age, so obviously there are a lot of ways to pick up some free games to put on it, but more than a few of them could harm your computer or Ipod or worse. Here are some tips for you so that you can make sure your Ipod stays healthy when you search for some free game downloads. Downloading Free Ipod Video Games Tip 1- Don't break the law. There are liter........ Read More

The Top 10 Sports Video Games Of All Time

There have been hundreds of sports video games throughout the years. In less than forty years we’ve gone from Pong to MLB 2K6 for the Xbox 360. But the evolution of games hasn’t always meant better games. Just because a game has flashier interfaces and better graphics, it doesn’t necessarily make for good gameplay. That’s the reason that many PS2 and Xbox games are doomed to linger in discount bins at your local game store, while classics like NHL ’94 and Tecmo Super Bowl continued to ........ Read More

The Wonders Of Video Games And The Internet

Of children in the US, 79% play computer or video games on a regular basis. While most people think of video games as the pastime of the pre-adolescent, and not without reason, since children between the ages of seven and 17 play for an average of eight hours per week. However, industry research suggests that the commitment to video gaming may not end when students leave high school. Industry research suggests that college student’s game even more than pre-adolescents. It seems the typical ........ Read More

Top 7 Video Games For Children Ages 5 - 8

Many parents worry about the video games available to children today with all the violence. However, many of the most popular games of today are non-violent and educational – a parent’s dream! If you have a 5 to 8 year old and are not sure which video games for is the best, check out this list: 7. Super Monkey Ball Children will love the monkeys in this game that maneuvers through mazes. Enclosed in see-through balls, the kids work the monkeys through different levels that become mo........ Read More

Do Violent Video Games Increase Aggression?

There are several age-appropriate video games that provide hours of fun while at the same time providing practice in logic and strategizing as well as problem solving. However the growth and rising popularity of video games has been riddled with controversy as younger and younger children get exposed to the subset of video games that feature antisocial behavior, violence and gore. There is rising concern on the effects of violent video games on children. The increasingly realistic nature of thes........ Read More

Rent Video Games- Save Yourself Time And Money

The ability to rent video games from home without leaving the house has always been a true dream of mine. Not only does renting video games online keep you busy, but it can be very satisfying knowing you can rent as many titles as you want at anytime and generally receive them within a day or two. Here are some Video Game Rental Statistics you might find interesting: •"U.S. consumers spent $633.6 million renting video games in 2001, and a record-breaking $6 billion buying video game software ........ Read More

Video Games...are Good For You?

While it may be disliked by parents, girlfriends and wives around the world, the video game industry is a permanent part of our world. From its humble beginnings in the 80s, the video game industry has exploded into a ten-billion dollar subculture. Hopefully, you can use some of this information to help convince the non-gamers in your life that you’re not just wasting your time. It probably won’t change their attitude a great deal, but it should help. However, if you’re neglecting your ........ Read More

Educational Opportunities In Video Games

There's Lessons in Them Thar Games! Who would have ever thought that video games - a form of entertainment - could improve the minds of those that play them! The truth is that amid all the cool graphics, the fantastic music, and the intriguing plots, educational opportunities are abound - and to find them, one only needs to look at them a little closer. 1. Video games improve strategic thinking. Rare is the video game that doesn't require its player to make a decision two or three steps a........ Read More

Effects Of Video Games On Children

Video games came into our living room and into our life about 50 years ago. As the technology for the games improved, people recognized it as a business opportunity. With money making as the sole aim, game developers thought it fit to feed the basic cravings of humans - violence, vulgarity and perverseness. And they have been unleashing their despicable fare on the unsuspecting but highly impressionable young minds of children all these years. Researches conducted by organizations like, American........ Read More

Getting New Ideas For Video Games (part 3)

A Springboard for Video Game Developers Creating video games is an art, no doubt. The problem is that it isn't easy to come up with ideas for video games. And even when we do get an idea, it doesn't seem as fresh or exciting as we want it to be. The following offers a few ways you can generate some creative ideas to keep your video game as fun to play from beginning to end. 13. Do the unexpected. This is probably one of the hardest things for linear programmers to do because as software de........ Read More

The Brain Games: How Videos Games Can Make You Smart

Video games have been getting a bad rap. Sure, a few involve nothing more than pointing several deadly weapons at the Undead and blasting them into a bajillion pieces. And there are cases of people wasting otherwise productive hours conquering a virtual kingdom and accumulating pixelized gold instead of going out and getting a real job. But there are many, many times when video games actually provide a noble purpose in society. When they make you a better person. Or at least, a smarter person. ........ Read More

Wholesale Video Games Distributor - Warning

You need to be prepared for the saturation of wholesale video games distributor phenomena that is going to take place and start appearing on the Internet in the following weeks when the Playstation 3 hits the stores in the first weeks of November of this year. Right now there are many buyers taking advantage of the eBay craze of selling Playstation 3 consoles at almost three times the current retail price that is due in launch day. The price of the Playstation 3 will be $600 for the premium pack........ Read More

Video Games In The Future

A Gamer's Plea With video game technology advancing so fast and so far from where it started, one can't help but to entertain the idea of where it's going to go from here. After all, that is part of a larger creative process and we'd like to think that our writings contribute even in some small way. One of the earliest video games that we can remember is Commodore's "Pong." But never did we think the industry would have reached the point where it is today. One thing is for sure however, and ........ Read More

Video Games And Your Child

There are video games that can be played on multimedia consoles in the home, or on a home personal computer system. The formats of these video games may be rated for an entire family to view, or the video games may be labeled strictly for play by people over the age of 21. These Mature rated video games contain graphic violence, and may contain lewd language and graphic content. Before a parent invests more than $30 on any given video games collection, they may choose to rent several video ga........ Read More


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