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“Violence” Articles

The Cost of War in Mobile Suit Gundam Wing

Many mech animes glorify the violence they depict, but Mobile Suit Gundam Wing doesn't shy away from the human cost of war.

Humans of Gaming 131 | Rachel Kowert, PhD on Stereotypes and Parenting

Dr. Rachel Kowert joins us to talk about her career research into video game stereotypes, addictions, and World of Warcraft

Crimes We Accidentally Committed in Red Dead Redemption 2

Arthur Morgan doesn't go looking for trouble but trouble always happens to find him. Here are 6 crimes we accidentally committed in Red Dead Redemption 2.

Sin and Sympathy in Red Dead Redemption

Red Dead Redemption presents us with a world full of sinners and asks us to consider whether we care about any of them.

Should You Play Violent Video Games?

While there may not be a significant causal link between video games and aggressive behavior, does that mean that video game violence should be of no concern to the gamer?

Breaking the Cycle of Violence in The Dragon Prince

The Dragon Prince, by the creators of Avatar: The Last Airbender, challenges us to dare to believe that we can make the world a better place.

Are You Wrong About Video Game Violence?

In the wake of the Parkland, FL shooting, the debate on virtual violence and real world aggression was revived. Kerry Shawgo cuts through the divisive rhetoric in order to take a hard look at the current research on the impact of video game violence.