When Games Matter: Video Game Violence and Its Frequent Lack of Self Awareness

When Games MatterĀ is a weekly exploration by Drew Dixon of meaningful moments in games. Operating under the assumption that games do in fact matter, Drew seeks to highlight those moments that have much to say about who we are and the world we live in.I wrote a column this week titled "The Wasted Potential of Videogame Violence" for Relevant Magazine. Videogames are unique in that the provide us with the opportunity to adopt a sense of agency over the world, our character, and the progression … [Read more...]