Call for research into peer gaming, addictive mechanisms, and age stigmas.

As I deal with adults mostly who have become addicted to pay to win games in the genre of mobile MMO pay to win, I am constantly buffeted by degrading replies from communities. I am not pointing a finger at a group, but the general social media machine. It seems that the human understanding is … More Call for research into peer gaming, addictive mechanisms, and age stigmas.

Why do some game developers want stricter age ratings?

First let me say I was concerned reporting on this that there may be a backlash on games that follow ethics on limiting access to children.  I seriously hope that ethical developers do not get penalized by platform providers over the failures of the ratings guidelines that govern them. This started with a reader’s comment … More Why do some game developers want stricter age ratings?