Violence In Americ Are Video Games The Cause?
Reilly talks about how “Practicing such aggressive thinking in these games improves the ability of the players to think aggressively. In turn, this habitual aggressive thinking increases their aggressiveness in real life” (qtd. In Violent Video Games). When kids are subjected to these types of actions, they are more capable of copying and portraying them in their lifestyle. This is an issue because kids are starting to disrespect those who deserve it, get into more fights, and use absurd language. Video games should provide a fun way to entertain people when they have some spare time, teach them, and even allow socialization among others who are playing the game. These games are a way to connect with other people and relax; they were not meant to make people aggressive or act ugly towards each other. Another prime example of how violent video games can have a negative impact on someone, is found within the same article, Anderson explains that these video games give the player a recommendation for whenever they complete “hostile” actions or participate in violent behavior to solve a problem in the video game (Violent Video Games). It seems that the video game designers want the people playing the game to feel good for committing such actions like hurting