Research + News | Topic: Video Games

Psychologist Says ‘Boys Risk Becoming Addicted to Porn, Video Games and Ritalin’

Absent fathers and feminized schools are driving boys into a disconnected online world of porn and video games, argues academic Philip Zimbardo. Read the article here.

As Video Gaming Evolves, Who’s Playing?

Digital passed physical to grab majority of video game sales last year. Read the rest of the report here.

Why Technology is Not the Enemy… As Long As We Redeem It

Tim Elmore points out that technology isn’t going away – so we’re going to have to find ways to redeem it. Read the blog post here.

Teens, Social Media & Technology Overview 2015

A majority of teens report access to a computer, game console, smartphone and a tablet. Read the full research report (and download the full .pdf version) from Pew Research Center here.

Video Gaming Maintains Its Cool Factor Among Teens

Teens who Don’t use video games are the exception. Read the report here.

15 Video Games to Watch in 2015

USA Today takes a look at some of the best video game arrivals of the year. Read their list here.

One Video Game Community Votes for their Top 10 Games of 2014

Online community VG24/7 has revealed their Top 10 Games of the Year 2014 edition. See the list here.

Girls Make Games: Educating the Developers of Tomorrow

The video game industry isn’t just for males. Read the article here.

Teenage Lives Online

A British television show investigates the online lives of teenagers. Read more here.

Familiar Franchises Top Gamers’ Wish Lists for Holiday 2014

Neilsen takes a look at the most coveted games of the Christmas shopping season. View the results here.