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Violent Video Games

"Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3" (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Lawmaker Wants Video Game Makers To End Deals With Gun Manufacturers

Connecticut House Speaker Brendan Sharkey said the popular video game, “Call Of Duty,” features the Bushmaster AR-15 semi-automatic rifle – the same assault weapon used by Adam Lanza in the Sandy Hook assacre that left 20 first graders and six educators dead.

08/21/2013

Newtown seventh grader Max Goldstein and his brother have started a movement to rid the United States of violent video games. (Photo: handout)

Newtown 7th Grader Starts Movement To Rid America Of Violent Video Games

Violent video games are drawing new scrutiny in the wake of the Newtown elementary school tragedy. Some gamers are already giving them up … voluntarily.

12/20/2012

Adam Lanza (credit: Yearbook Photo/WFSB)

Report: Newtown Gunman Adam Lanza Spent Days In Basement Playing Call Of Duty

A neighborhood plumber said in a published report this week that Newtown, Conn., gunman Adam Lanza spent his days in the basement of the house he shared with his mother, playing violent video games amid posters showcasing military equipment.

12/19/2012