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Fox News: “Bulletstorm Will Turn Your Child Into a Rapist”

An alarming article on Fox News today warns parents that a mix of sex and violence in the upcoming Epic Games shooter Bulletstorm could make children predisposed to engaging in sexual violence themselves.  Titled “Is Bulletstorm the Worst Video Game in the World”, the article claims that naming over-the-top killing moves after sex acts will connect the two depravities and turn a child’s putty-like mind into a real-life rape-obsessed murder machine:  “The increase in rapes can be attributed in large part to the playing out of [sexual] scenes in video games,” says the article.  On top of the repetitive complaints about the psychological effects of video games, the article criticizes the game’s gratuitous use of gore and profanity.
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