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Violent video games linked to risk of crime, alcohol abuse

A US study reports violent video games glorifying antisocial characters could increase teenage gamer's risk of criminal and other risky behavior like smoking and alcohol use.  These adult rated games also affect teens self-image. A previous Dartmouth study published in 2012 had already found that such video games could incite teens to drive carelessly. Other studies have [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:11:06+00:00 August 13th, 2014|Studies|0 Comments