Do Video Games cause Violence?
Why people think they do
People believe that violent video games teach children that violence is an acceptable way to resolve conflict. Violence in games has been to blame for school shootings, such as Columbine. People also believe that these violent video games cause children to associate pleasure and happiness to causing pain to others. Finally, a study preformed showed that at least 60% of middle schoolers that play violent video games have beaten someone up before.
The ESRB rates video games based on the content they contain, then they display their rating on the front and back of the game's case.
Grand Theft Auto V
GTA V is an extremely controversial game due to the nature of its content and has been banned in countries like Australia and Germany.
A very violent video game that associates humor and violence by making jokes about violence.