quote: .The study showed that 68 men who played even one racing game took more risks in a driving simulator than those who played other types of games.
quote: A driving simulator has no risks, is basically the same as a computer game and this research should only really be worth considering if they actually checked how they drove in real life.
quote: But also, how do they know that they haven't gotten the causality reversed? The conclusion could very well be that people who drive recklessly have a higher tendency to play racing games.
quote: ...instead they turn it around and say that people who play racing games are more likely to drive recklessly and from that try to conclude that racing games make you drive recklessly
quote: The fact that such minor infractions are rarely enforced doesn't make them legal.
quote: They need to define these "risks" they claim these men took.
quote: Video racing games may spur risky driving: studyPeople who play car racing video games may be more prone to drive recklessly and get into accidents, according to a study that adds to evidence that video games can influence the behavior of some players.
quote: Researchers say racing games cause more accidents and more road rage
quote: More Studies Indicate Racing Games Cause Driving Accidents
quote: People who did play racing games often reported to have engaged in more aggressive driving more frequently than those who did not.