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Poll Results: Have videogames changed?

Poll expired: Aug 1, 2013  
  • 96% (25)
    Yes
  • 3% (1)
    No
26 Total Votes  
post #21 of 25
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Originally Posted by madbrayniak View Post

I agree, but even the character models being as real looking as they are is an area of concern for me...

I am not someone who thinks violence is bad in games I think life like violence can be bad...if that makes any sense...

If I had a kid who wanted a game where they killed monsters and their heads exploded I wouldnt care as much as a game where you blew the head off of another human being...

But said games are all rated M for mature, 17+. I think parents should give that label more consideration. It would make the games better too.
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post #22 of 25
yep. atleast where I am there are alot of kids that play such games at 10 years old or maybe a little younger.
post #23 of 25
I agree, games have changed. The internet at my house was disconnected yesterday due to non payment. Oh well, no WoW, no BF3, no BFBC2. Thats okay. Lets dig through the old games. Look! Age of Empires I and II! Roller Coaster Tycoon! Zoo Tycoon I and II. Civilization! Anno 2070! Diablo i and II. Sins of a Solar Empire! The Sims 1 and 2. Spore! Empire Earth! Starcraft.

I think I will be okay for a bit. Sure the graphics aren't shiney and in your face. But these are just good grinder games. Heck I played Sins of a Solar Empire for 4 hours this morning and did not even realize the time!
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post #24 of 25
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But said games are all rated M for mature, 17+. I think parents should give that label more consideration. It would make the games better too.
I doubt people even look at that anymore...
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Originally Posted by madbrayniak View Post

I agree, but even the character models being as real looking as they are is an area of concern for me...

I am not someone who thinks violence is bad in games I think life like violence can be bad...if that makes any sense...
James Holmes ya? He shot up the theatre here last year and I'm pretty sure he played a lot of shooter games.
Edited by Kiros - 7/3/13 at 9:55pm
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post #25 of 25
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I doubt people even look at that anymore...
James Holmes ya? He shot up the theatre here last year and I'm pretty sure he played a lot of shooter games.

I feel for everyone in Aurora, I lived in Fort Collins for 4 years as I went to school and have several friends in Aurora. Luckily none of them were at the theater at the time that lunatic decided to go on a rampage.
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