Study: Link Between Violent Video Games And Violence

New research suggests links between violent video games and aggressive behavior. Predictably, this has led to calls for legislation to limit violent games. “The game industry says legislating ultra-violent games out of the hands of children would deal a severe blow to free speech. Game companies point to the industry-imposed ratings system that gives detailed descriptions of violence in a game and labels some titles as “mature” or “adults only.”

Source: Forbes (AP) - 07/06/04