Exploring the Influence and Controversy of Modern Electronic Games Part a

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Assessment A - Exploring the Influence and Controversy of Modern Electronic Games How do you think video games positively impact our culture? I think video games have positively impacted our culture because it has opened up and begun to evolve which changed in the way people stereotype gamers. Video games have additionally created technology advancements such as the Internet and other video games.

Which games have been the most influential within the last few years? There have been many games over the few years that have made the most influential impact on the gaming industry whereas growing up in the evolution of video gaming, in my opinion I believe the most influential games that evolved gaming altogether were Mario Brothers, Final Fantasy, World of Warcraft, and Grand Theft Auto.

How does our culture impact video games?
Video games impact our culture because they can promote family game night (spending quality fun time together), encourage learning with the use of educational tools for educational purposes. They can test all types of education from Math skills to English & reading skills. As the video gaming industry grew and evolved, the use for video games did as well.

How do you think the gaming industry has to adapt in order to minimize negative effects to our culture? For the video gaming industry to adapt to minimizing negative effects for our culture they should lessen amounts of sexual content and violence. Many games have this kind of content and are aimed at mature audiences. For more positive effects, they should create more family friendly games to broaden the variety to the range of people who enjoy video games.

Assessment B, Part 1 - Exploring the Influence and Controversy of Modern Electronic Games What are some of the most controversial issues you’ve discovered? Some controversy issues discovered would be the “sex, drugs, and violence,” argument. Stating children who play violent video games tend to have violent...
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