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#Video Games

# video-games - Sunday 24 March, 2019

This video game training device is helping stroke survivors regain arm movement

Most of the 32 study participants experienced increased arm mobility and reduced arm stiffness after using the game.

# video-games - Sunday 10 February, 2019

'Like an episode of Winning Streak': Video game loot boxes exposing children to gambling, Dáil hears

Future gambling legislation could include provisions on loot boxes in video games.

# video-games - Thursday 22 November, 2018

One-third of eight-year-old boys are playing video games for over-18s

60% of boys in sixth class have played an over-18s game.

# video-games - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Poll: Should violent prisoners have access to video games while in prison? Video Games This post contains a poll

Poll: Should violent prisoners have access to video games while in prison?

A new violence reduction unit was opened at the Midlands Prison yesterday.

# video-games - Monday 7 May, 2018

Kids call Childline upset after playing over-18s video games with family members

There is also concern about children talking to strangers online when they play these games.

# video-games - Friday 5 January, 2018

An addiction to video games is to be classified as a disease

The disorder will recognise an abnormal fixation on gaming.

# video-games - Sunday 17 December, 2017

This video game helps doctors perform better in severe trauma situations

Physicians who played the game had a 53% failure rate, compared to 74% for those who studied the textbooks.

# video-games - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Study shows video games could cut dementia risk in seniors

The trial studied nearly 3,000 older people.

# video-games - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Game developer changes rules on unlocking Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker after massive backlash

EA received the least popular comment in Reddit history.

# video-games - Thursday 22 June, 2017

From The42 VAR penalty decision helps Australia rescue Cameroon point Video Games This post contains videos

VAR penalty decision helps Australia rescue Cameroon point

Both sides now need to win their final match to have any hope of reaching the semi-finals of the Confederations Cup.

# video-games - Sunday 23 April, 2017

A month on from the GamerCon fiasco and customers are still waiting for their money back

Up to 25,000 people were expected to turn up for the event.

# video-games - Sunday 9 April, 2017

'I was there when Atari left Limerick with 600 jobs. It’s a day I hope to never repeat’

As part of Fora’s How My Business Works series, we look at the Irish arm of Cook Medical.

# video-games - Sunday 15 January, 2017

A group of video game makers will spend 48 hours creating new games next week

The 48-hour event will see six Irish sites host games animators, programmers and producers in a hackathon-like event.

# video-games - Saturday 26 November, 2016

What is bringing classical and video game music together? This Irish woman

Eimear Noone will conduct a special concert next week.

# video-games - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Grand Theft Auto V is part of an exclusive club but who else is in it?

It’s now the fourth best-selling game of all time after selling 65 million copies worldwide.

# video-games - Sunday 17 April, 2016

A study says that Grand Theft Auto 'might make the world a worse place for females' Gta

A study says that Grand Theft Auto 'might make the world a worse place for females'

But the gaming community has hit back.

# video-games - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge This guy's story of adopting a dog on Skyrim has touched the internet's heart Saviour Of Tamriel

This guy's story of adopting a dog on Skyrim has touched the internet's heart

It may be a video game, but the FEELINGS are real.

# video-games - Friday 4 December, 2015

From The42 Megatron's sink of disappointment is even more perfect when you add a Mario warp pipe Video Games

Megatron's sink of disappointment is even more perfect when you add a Mario warp pipe

Nobody in Detroit took Aaron Rodgers last-gasp hail mary well.

# video-games - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Take a break and watch this amazing stuntman recreate moves from Tekken Take A Break This post contains videos

Take a break and watch this amazing stuntman recreate moves from Tekken

Hopping phoenix, clean sweep, deadly current – you name the move and this guy can pull it off.

# video-games - Saturday 3 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge This guy's elaborate video game proposal has charmed the internet Video Games

This guy's elaborate video game proposal has charmed the internet

He designed the whole game himself. Aw :’)

# video-games - Monday 17 August, 2015

Parents, violent video games DO make players more aggressive

But not necessarily violent.

# video-games - Monday 1 June, 2015

Competitive video gaming is becoming hugely popular - here's why

To anyone paying attention, pro gaming is exploding in America.

# video-games - Monday 16 March, 2015

From The42 Move over Tiger, Rory McIlroy's the new face of EA Sports' golf games New King In Town

Move over Tiger, Rory McIlroy's the new face of EA Sports' golf games

The new game is expected to be released this June.

# video-games - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Opinion: Is it really Anita Sarkeesian vs videogames? I don't think so – criticism is essential

I agree with Sarkeesian that the gaming industry has problems relating to sexism and violence, but I also see that it has matured a lot recently.

# video-games - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge College in the US makes video games an official sport Let The Games Begin

College in the US makes video games an official sport

Athletic scholarship without ever leaving your chair.

# video-games - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Walking on clean ice is like being in a real life videogame Ice Ice

# video-games - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Opinion: A game that lets you murder prostitutes? It's creepy, offensive and infuriating

Can we say with 100% certainty that such graphic depictions of sex and violence won’t influence attitudes toward women a teeny tiny bit?

# video-games - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge This quote about 'the perfect relationship' is insanely popular online, and it's rubbish Love On The Internet This post contains a poll

# video-games - Friday 5 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Two teenage girls have made a video game in which you throw tampons at your enemies Tampon Run

# video-games - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Kid gets Minecraft for his birthday, completely FREAKS OUT I Can't

Kid gets Minecraft for his birthday, completely FREAKS OUT

I’ve waited so long for thiiiiiiis.

# video-games - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

# video-games - Monday 2 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Candy Crush addicts will identify with this crushingly honest trailer Crushing Addiction

Candy Crush addicts will identify with this crushingly honest trailer

It’s basically the Kardashians of video games.

# video-games - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Nintendo won't allow gamers be gay in new game

Nintendo will ignore social media campaigns that call for people to be allowed be gay in a new game.

# video-games - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Over 2,000 copies of 'worst video game ever' found in desert landfill

The E.T game was made for a massive budget, but was slated upon release.

# video-games - Monday 14 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 9 of the coolest costumes from the MCM Dublin Comic Con Geek Squad

9 of the coolest costumes from the MCM Dublin Comic Con

The event brought all the comic book and video game nerds in Ireland to Dublin last weekend.

# video-games - Monday 7 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Super Mario jumps out of a TV and destroys house in amazing animation It's A-me

Super Mario jumps out of a TV and destroys house in amazing animation

Itsa-me, Mario, all up in your house, destroying your possessions.

From The Daily Edge People played Tetris on the side of a huge skyscraper to celebrate its 30th birthday Stack Em Up

# video-games - Monday 17 March, 2014

This student is building an epic replica of Manhattan inside Minecraft

Talk about building blocks…

# video-games - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge This has gotta be the most convincing ad for car insurance yet Car Fighter

This has gotta be the most convincing ad for car insurance yet

This Turkish car insurance ad will scare the LAW into you.

# video-games - Friday 14 February, 2014

Brevik wants to hunger strike for better video games

The mass murderer has described the conditions in prison as ‘torture’.

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