The mainstream media is at it again. After information regarding an alleged Craigslist serial killer was released, including what games the killer liked to play in her “free time”. The game in question this time around is Dark Souls, and Fox News, being the great journalistic network that it is, has decided to include the game as a reasoning for her decision to, allegedly, murder approximately 22 peoples.
The media’s attack against violent video games causing people to commit violent acts is as redundant as a typewriter. Though in some cases violent video games may have something to do with a person’s aggression, that person is already likely suffering from some sort of mental illness. Even recent studies show that video games, event violent ones, can boost a person’s mind.
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