Parents Should Play Video Games With Their Daughters

Playing Video Games With Dad Builds Better Daughters: Researchers found that girls that played video games with their parents (mainly their fathers – not many mothers questioned admitted they played video games) were better behaved, felt more connected to their families, felt less aggressive, and demonstrated decreased levels of internalizing, which can lead to depression. Doesn’t work for boys though – video games make them dumb. Boys, on the other

Violent Video Games (i.e. What I Want For Christmas)

Family Media Guide Identifies Top 10 Ultra-Violent Video Games of 2005: At the start of this year’s holiday shopping frenzy, parents should be prepared to check their kids’ gift lists very carefully. Because this year, some of the most ultra-violent video games ever created are being made available. God of War‘s violence stunned me when I first saw it, but I quickly got over it. I suspect this list is