Date: December 14, 2020
“Gaming Historian provides a history of the ESRB’s creation. In the early 90’s, there was a growing concern from the public about violent entertainment. When the government began seeing footage of graphic video games, they stepped in with an ultimatum for the industry: Regulate yourselves, or we’ll do it for you.”
Yes…They’ve been obsessed with pixels and ideas for a very long time.
The old assertion…”It’s threatening children”…as usual.
Sad fact…none of these outraged zealots even knew what they were talking about…
…Their arguments have subsequently fallen apart, as more research has been done on the very question of psychological effects of video games on kids.