Entries in 'Video Games Violence' (6)

Target Australia says it is not enforcing plain packaging for R18+ games

Target Australia says it is not enforcing plain packaging for R18+ games

Australian retailer Target has said that it has not begun packaging R18+ rating games in plain boxes in its stores.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 9th 2016 at 1:24PM in News
Daily Mail keen to portray TalkTalk hacker as 'violent games addict'

Daily Mail keen to portray TalkTalk hacker as 'violent games addict'

There are many things to note about the 15-year-old who was yesterday arrested and subsequently bailed for the TalkTalk security breach.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2015 at 2:57PM in News
UK crime commissioner calls for new 'Adult Only' game age rating

UK crime commissioner calls for new 'Adult Only' game age rating

A leading UK police officer has said that the UK’s current PEGI age rating system is not sufficient to protect minors from the most violent content.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2015 at 12:42PM in News
Immorality in games could INCREASE morality in real-life

Immorality in games could INCREASE morality in real-life

Many a Daily Mail headline would have you believe that violent games create violent people, but one new study suggests the opposite might be true.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 30th 2014 at 2:58PM in News

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THE DAILY MAIL FILES: Paper links Leeds teacher stabbing to Dark Souls

THE DAILY MAIL FILES: Paper links Leeds teacher stabbing to Dark Souls

UK paper The Daily Mail has inevitably linked the tragic stabbing of a Leeds schoolteacher to video games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 29th 2014 at 1:14PM in News
Saints Row 4 banned in Australia

Saints Row 4 banned in Australia

Deep Silver’s Saints Row 4 has become the first game to be banned in Australia since the introduction of new classification guidelines.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 25th 2013 at 10:28AM in News