I found out recently that the amount of time I spend thinking about James Bond 007: Nightfire is much greater than the average
We can't see everything our kids are doing at all times; and it's something that if we tried to police, it would only build up resentment. Similarly, we can't ban the tech our children are using - it's about finding a balance, setting time limits and offering alternative activities to being online are good starting points.
I recently stopped drinking to force myself into productivity. In some ways, this went well - I've been shortlisted for an
They can't be imposed on a gamer. We desperately need the best and most creative of the developer community working on health gaming, as much as on the next GTA or first person shooter. And if we get it right, it will deliver ever more powerful tools to help the next generation of fourteen year olds.
I'm a 40-year-old man and I'm about to play Minecraft for the first time. I'm doing it for you, for me, for all of us that have no rational idea of what it is, what it does or what it means. Is it Adolf Hitler's second, more 'downtime' book? Or some trending subterranean hobby that they're all psyched about on the QVC channel? From the look of the screen in front of me, no.
Over the past couple of weeks I have been looking at how the composers of video game music influence today's music industry , with some fascinating results.
That massive TV you play video games on is pathetic. This is how you do it - on an skyscraper. Epic Hundreds of people got
Playing video games can alter the visual perceptions of gamers, a study has found. Researchers at Nottingham Trent University
Clear your schedule for the next hour. Not that there is much competition but those ever-entertaining folks at Us Vs Them
Children's games that encourage kids to use drugs for every minor or temporary complaint are not harmless fun. They are insidious in that their influence is creeping, hidden and wrapped in cute and cuddly packaging. They pave the way for a tacit acceptance of prescribed and even non-prescribed uppers, downers, relaxants and stimulants.