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Nintendo Says No To Gays In Life Simulator Video Game

Nintendo isn’t allowing gamers to play as gay in an upcoming life simulator game.


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6 Current Players Join Lawsuit Against NCAA, Video Game Maker

ix current college football players were added as plaintiffs Thursday to a high-profile anti-trust lawsuit that claims the NCAA owes billions of dollars to former players for allowing their likenesses to be used without compensation.


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Video Game Puts Players In Shoes Of Syrian Rebels

A new video game based on Syria’s civil war challenges players to make the hard choices facing the country’s rebels. Is it better to negotiate peace with the regime of President Bashar Assad, for example, or dispatch jihadist fighters to kill pro-government thugs?


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Biden to Meet Video Game Industry to Discuss Cultural Violence

Biden is scheduled to meet with video game representatives Friday as the White House explores cultural factors that may contribute to violent behavior.


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Petraeus Portrayed As Defense Secretary In New ‘Call Of Duty’ Video Game

Though presently embroiled in a sex scandal that forced him to resign as director of the Central Intelligence Agency, David Petraeus has not fallen from grace in the world of “Call of Duty.”


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Ron Paul Video Game Character Modified Version Of ‘Mario Brother’ Villain

In a game dedicated to his hero Ron Paul, Daniel Williams has raised eyebrows of sharp-eyed gamers.


Republican presidential hopeful Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, speaks during a town hall meeting at the University of Maryland on March 28, 2012 in College Park, Md. (credit: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Ron Paul The Next Mario? GOP Candidate To Get Own Video Game

In a sign of how politics are affecting different forms of media, a Kickstarter project is promising gaming libertarians a video game based on their hero.