Since video games have begun, there have been questions asked about their potential link to violent or disruptive behaviour in people, and in particular, young people. Violent content and graphics seemingly get more and more common as technology progresses. The guide above has been created by gaming expert Mark Foster, which explores the relationship between video games and violence. Within the guide are useful tips for parents and carers around their child’s gameplay.
Please also remember the free NetAware app which is brilliant to keep up to date with the arrival of new apps and includes lots of safety tips. Often, parents don’t know anything about an app which makes it more dangerous for our young people- NetAware has an overview of what each app is all about so there is no excuse!