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From television shows to various movies, violence has been ingrained into everyday life. However, these violent media outlets have been all but interactive, until the age of video games. At first creation, video games seemed harmless, with the initial games being Pong and Pac-Man. However, as time passed the public called for the integration of their favorite past time, violence, Game developers responded in kind, and still to this day violence is essential element in some of the most popular games. Although the use of video games do claim some responsibility for the aggressive actions of children, these video games should not be banned for the promotion of violence as they are not the sole reason for the increased aggression.
With the worried minds of parents and politicians alike, research has been conducted to show that video games have a correlation to an increase in aggression in young children. A number of violent video games, namely the popular Call of Duty series, are shooters that closely simulate war and put the player in the position of a soldier. This would cause a dese…
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