Media Bias Against Gamers

Everyone’s seen the media fall over themselves with a stream of unsubstantiated video game equals violence drivel, but Penny Arcade decided to do something to counter the claims that all gamers are violent miscreants with no sense social responsibility. Penny Arcade delivered over US$200,000 worth of donated toys and games, plus a cheque for US$27,000, to the Seattle Children’s Hospital. The media response was barely a blip and the single television account got every detail wrong — via Wil Wheaton Dot Net

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