Do Age Restrictions on Video Games Need to Change?

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Tom Hunt discusses the health factors involving heavily violent video games, and asks the question: at what age (or at any age) is this kind of media appropriate?

This Moment Is More Precious Than You Think

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Alex Yarde heard the story of a young man who found a “ghost” of his father in an old Xbox, and it reminded him to appreciate even the smallest moments with his kids.

The Gamers You Don’t Know About [Video]

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Be ready to have some stereotypes busted.

‘Valiant Hearts:The Great War’ Game Review

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‘Valiant Hearts: The Great War’ is proof video games can surpass feature films in narrative depth. Alex Yarde has details.

Video Games: Still Bro-tastic and Misogynistic After All These Years

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Historian Oliver Lee Bateman examines a console gaming industry bent on peddling the same old trash to willing buyers.

The Worst Video Game You’ve Never Played

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Historian Oliver Lee Bateman examines how the latest version of Super Smash Bros. has already broken the hearts of its most devoted fans.

Artist’s Manifesto: Paint Women Like Women

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They’re more than just a collection of parts, writes illustrator Noah Bradley in an appeal to his entertainment industry colleagues.

Nintendo Can’t Take the Gay Out of Gaming Without a Fight

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Tomodachi Life: make friends, fall in love, but stay straight.

EXOGENESIS: Post-Apocalyptic Tokyo Adventure Visual Novel

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Set in Post-apocalyptic Tokyo, Exogenesis the adventure/visual novel hybrid inspired by Ace Attorney games, gets Alex Yarde in Otaku mode!

Do Video Games Encourage Racism?

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Dr. Vibe and a group of men discuss if watching video games can cause racism.

Are Video Games About War Hurting The Emotional Development Of Boys And Men? (Maybe They Don’t Have to)

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Some video game trivialize war and violence but it doesn’t have to be this way.

3 Parents Discuss Kids and Violent Video Games

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Video games have changed dramatically since Mario saved the princess. Jay Snook talks to some parents about keeping their kids safe in the new world of gaming.

First Love: Score

Memories of a beanbag...and so much more.

Scott Heydt recalls a first for him when he was 12 years old.

What I Learned about Meditation from a Video Game Monk and My High School Biology Teacher

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Tim Gossling shares the secrets of floating lotus, stretchy limbs and the health benefits of resting your mind.

Why Marketers Fear the Female Geek

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Anjin Anhut lays out the down and dirty facts about how ignoring geeky women seems like good business… and how to change that.

10 Awesome Things Atheists Want for Christmas*

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Have an Atheist around and don’t know what to get them for the Holidays? Fear not, Doug Zeigler has 10 suggestions to help you out.