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Video Game Manufacturers Are in Denial

dick4260 Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 8:49 AM
NRA supports background checks on gun purchasers. What's your opinion?
Reginald10 Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 12:15 PM
The Newtown guns were stolen. Perhaps background checks on thieves?

In the wake of the Newtown massacre, Senator John Rockefeller has “called for a national study of the impact of violent videogames on children and a review of the rating system,” but the video game manufacturers claim there is “no connection between entertainment and real-life violence.” Are they in denial?

On Wednesday, December 19th, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), which represents the $78 billion U.S. videogame industry, offered its “heartfelt prayers and condolences” to the families of the victims, stating that, “the search for meaningful solutions must consider the broad range of actual factors that may have contributed to this...