I’ve been playing video games for as long as I can remember. I used to play a ton of point-and-click adventure games, like Myst or King’s Quest. As I’ve gotten older I’ve picked up a number of different styles of games. The games may change, but the sense of joy, excitement, and challenge never does..
Like books, video games come in a wide variety of genres that range from action-adventure to real-time strategy. Whatever your preferred platform and genre, video games have seen a lot of controversy. Many parents are concerned that video games will negatively impact their children. To be fair, there are a number of video game releases that are wholly unsuitable for children due to violence, blood, language, and adult situations. (more…)