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# video-games - Monday 30 July, 2012

UK legally enforces video game ratings
# Video Games
# Video Games

UK legally enforces video game ratings

Jul 30th 2012, 11:56 AM 2,100 Views 33 Comments

Retailers could be prosecuted if they sell videos to children below certain age limits under the Pegi system.

# video-games - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Warning: Video games are breaking limbs
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From The Daily Edge
# Modern Warfare

Warning: Video games are breaking limbs

Jul 1st 2012, 5:00 PM 7,247 Views 11 Comments

Take a slightly tongue in cheek look at the need for controller caution…

# video-games - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Girls spending more time playing online games
# Gaming
# Gaming

Girls spending more time playing online games

May 3rd 2012, 4:57 PM 2,496 Views 2 Comments

Young girls spend double the time playing games online than last year.

# video-games - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Computer game could help in treatment of depression - study
# Video Games
# Video Games

Computer game could help in treatment of depression - study

Apr 21st 2012, 2:34 PM 3,903 Views 22 Comments

Researchers in New Zealand have developed a computer game which they say is effective at treating mild and moderate depression in teenagers.

# video-games - Sunday 8 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Apr 8th 2012, 8:03 PM 5,666 Views 5 Comments

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

Noonan examining whether to offer tax scheme for video game sector
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# Insert Coin

Noonan examining whether to offer tax scheme for video game sector

Apr 8th 2012, 6:15 PM 3,650 Views 13 Comments

The review of the Section 481 scheme comes in response to British attempts to lure the gaming industry to its shores.

# video-games - Friday 23 March, 2012

Angry Birds theme parks to be launched
# Angry Birds
# Angry Birds

Angry Birds theme parks to be launched

Mar 23rd 2012, 12:02 PM 866 Views 1 Comment

The centres are expected to include spring riders, swings, sandpits, climbing towers, slides, and even a new Angry Birds arcade game.

# video-games - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Osborne cuts corporate tax, creates credits for video game industry
# United Kingdom
# United Kingdom

Osborne cuts corporate tax, creates credits for video game industry

Mar 21st 2012, 3:12 PM 3,746 Views 31 Comments

Chancellor George Osborne has also raised the thresholds for income tax and child benefit, as well as hiking excise on cigarettes.

# video-games - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Feb 26th 2012, 11:00 AM 46 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# video-games - Friday 16 December, 2011

TD raises concerns over Call of Duty's record sales
# Video Games
# Video Games

TD raises concerns over Call of Duty's record sales

Dec 16th 2011, 1:03 PM 7,479 Views 119 Comments

Mary Mitchell O’Connor fears video game violence is making society become “densensitised to acts of violence”.

# video-games - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

EU 'falling short' in warning kids about dangers of social networking
# Online Safety
# Online Safety

EU 'falling short' in warning kids about dangers of social networking

Sep 13th 2011, 11:44 AM 472 Views 9 Comments

An EU report says the average child starts using the internet at 7 – and that kids need educating on the dangers of networking.

# video-games - Monday 25 April, 2011

Wii 2 set for launch early next year
# Nintendo
# Nintendo

Wii 2 set for launch early next year

Apr 25th 2011, 3:35 PM 1,465 Views 0 Comments

Nintendo says it will unveil its latest games console early next year, with a “playable” demo being showcased in June.