Sensationalism

11.19.09
French police avert school shooting, 13-year-old boy apprehended
11.19.09

French police avert school shooting, 13-year-old boy apprehended

According to a report from The Times, French authorities have prevented a school shooting by arrest...

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11.16.09
BBC's 'The Big Questions' tackles Modern Warfare 2
11.16.09

BBC's 'The Big Questions' tackles Modern Warfare 2

In case you were wondering yet had no intention of finding out for yourself, Modern Warfare 2 was r...

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03.18.09
Missouri Police say adults shouldn't play Animal Crossing
03.18.09

Missouri Police say adults shouldn't play Animal Crossing

Son, turn the game box off and come over here. Now, since you turned 18 your mom and I have been me...

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06.26.08
Teen commits suicide, guess what gets the blame
06.26.08

Teen commits suicide, guess what gets the blame

If you guessed "those vile, reprehensible videogames," then you're absolutely correct. The Daily Ma...

Posted   06.26.08
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04.23.08
What makes games addictive?
04.23.08

What makes games addictive?

(Hint: It's not the taste!) Video game addiction is a topic that tends to occupy the attention of th...

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02.01.08
ELSPA: Not all of us are pirates after all
02.01.08

ELSPA: Not all of us are pirates after all

Apparently the outrageous claim from the ELSPA's Intellectual Property Crime Unit manager, John Hill...

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12.08.07
The Daily Grind: We don't all live in our parents' basements. Really.
12.08.07

The Daily Grind: We don't all live in our parents' basements. Really.

"Moooooooom! Hot Pockets!" Let's face it. We gamers, as a group, like to make fun of ourselves; to...

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04.17.07
Times Online offers 'Wii warm-ups' before gaming
04.17.07

Times Online offers 'Wii warm-ups' before gaming

Another day, another sensationalistic article about the hazards of Wii gaming. But this one's got a...

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