Aussie study says no evidence of games harming kids

Tagged: Violent Video Games, Gaming
Source: Fudzilla - Read the full article
Posted: 3 years 51 weeks ago

"Surely you’ve all seen how bad parenting can be blamed on games by now, with plenty of studies confirming this in our eyes quite ridiculous idea. An Aussie study has now officially confirmed that there is simply no evidence to back any such claims up. A statement from Australian Minister for Home Affairs Brendan O’Connor today said that review of current research proves “there is no conclusive evidence that violent computer games have a greater impact on players than other violent media, such as movies or music videos." The statement goes on saying that violent games show more evidence of short-term effects than long term ones." | more

 

Comments

falmatrix2r
falmatrix2r's picture
Offline
Joined: 09/26/2010
Posts: 574

lol my 15yo brother has GTA4 and mom doesnt allow him but he plays in her back...when i was 15 10 years ago i was only allowed to play Mickey Mouse..

I have a gaming PC and all gaming consoles and it definately doens't get you laid!
My youtube channel: http://www.youtube.com/falmatrix2r
TS3 server: ts3.ojoc.org:51432

Razear
Razear's picture
Offline
Joined: 12/30/2008
Posts: 1122

Video games improve kids' hand-eye coordination ;)