Germans to ban violent

  dagnammit 11:42 16 Jun 09
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video games.

click here

  mrwoowoo 18:27 16 Jun 09

"The perpetrator, Tim Kretschmer, reportedly played games like Counter-Strike and Far Cry 2."
I expect he also played Need for speed and Race driver grid.Perhaps even Tetris.So i suppose they think we should ban them as well,just in case.
I love survival horror games like Resi evil and first person shooters and have never had so much as a fight.
Video games do not turn you into a murderer,there are lots of other factors involved such as your upbringing and your mental health.

  wolfie3000 18:53 16 Jun 09

Idiots, banning any violent games will just mean gamers will download the games illegally from torrents.

  Colin 19:01 16 Jun 09

It won't happen. The link says it's been tried before and failed. It's just cheap publicity that doesn't get to the real issues. Typical of politicians!

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