Monthly Archives: February 2018

Lebanon’s Hezbollah launches Syria war video game

By Afp Published: 07:16 EST, 28 February 2018 | Updated: 10:36 EST, 28 February 2018 e-mail A Lebanese man plays a computer game created by the Shiite Lebanese movement Hezbollah … Continue reading

Video games and violence are linked – but not the way Trump thinks …

Following the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, responsible for the loss of 17 lives, Donald Trump held a meeting at the White House. Seemingly intended to disabuse the nation of … Continue reading

Gaming Issue

CP photo by John Colombo The Pittsburgh Roleplaying Organization at work. When I was playing Duck Hunt on my Nintendo Entertainment System back in the 1980s, I remember thinking that … Continue reading

Video games and violence are linked – but not the way Trump thinks

Following the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, responsible for the loss of 17 lives, Donald Trump held a meeting at the White House. Seemingly intended to disabuse the nation of … Continue reading

New video game label required for in-game purchases

New labels could help parents and families against the unexpected high costs of in-game purchases. Sergei Fadeichev/Getty If you have played a video game made recently, it is likely you’ve … Continue reading

Gamers urge government to act on "gambling" loot boxes in video games

When Dave* was going through a breakup and had more time to himself, he downloaded a free mobile game to his phone. It was called Transformers: Earth Wars. Dave’s a … Continue reading

‘Fortnite’ frenzy takes over gaming world – KTRK

There’s a new video game shattering records and leaving parents wondering how to pull their kids away. Young brothers Sam and Jack Rostin are just two of the many who … Continue reading

This is how the video game industry wants you to see loot boxes

The Entertainment Software Rating Board has written a response to Sen. Maggie Hassan’s (D-N.H.) request that it look into loot crates and other forms of in-game purchases. The letter provides … Continue reading

‘Fortnite’ frenzy takes over gaming world

There’s a new video game shattering records and leaving parents wondering how to pull their kids away. Young brothers Sam and Jack Rostin are just two of the many who … Continue reading

Gamers urge government to act on "gambling" loot boxes in video …

When Dave* was going through a breakup and had more time to himself, he downloaded a free mobile game to his phone. It was called Transformers: Earth Wars. Dave’s a … Continue reading