... and every other industry
Just over a month ago, a primary school in Newtown, Connecticut was shocked by gunman Adam Lanza's rampage. The incident resulted in 26 deaths and has inevitably led to questions about why it happened and what can be done to prevent future shootings.
A task force led by Vice President of the US, Joe Biden has been holding meetings with a large number of groups - most recently figureheads in the games industry. The meetings themselves happen behind closed doors, but you can see some prologue in the video below:
Some corners are quick to blame gaming for violent happenings, but VP Biden makes it clear that the video games industry isn't being singled out.
Splatoon Was Nearly a Mario Game
Nintendo devs had heated debates
Xenoblade Chronicles Confirmed for New 3DS
Only confirmed for release in Japan so far
Nintendo Reveals Redesigned 3DS and 3DS XL
Redesigned systems have a plethora of improvements
Xenoblade's Shulk Officially Confirmed in Super Smash Bros.
It seems that leak was real
Fish now plays... Street Fighter II
PLACE BETS... NOW!
Super Smash Bros. Leaker Discovered
Leaker was an employee of Nintendo of America
Mario Kart 8 DLC adds Link, Animal Crossing and More
Some awesome roster additions
Pokken Tournament Just Confirmed by Game Freak
Only confirmed for arcades in Japan so far
Leak Reveals Rest of the Super Smash Bros. Roster
No confirmation from Nintendo
Music Player Unveiled for Super Smash Bros. 3DS
Music to my ears
Rob Jones said:
"Looks like we don't have a choice!", I wonder if that's a slight nod to the leak. ... Xenoblade's Shulk Officially Confirmed in Super Smash Bros.
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