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Violence required

The effects of violent videogames on the real world has been long debated. I’m not going to cover old ground here except to say that there has yet to be any proof that violent games have any negative effect on people who are in a normal state of mind. That whole argument is for another place in space and time, what I am going to put across here is much more niche: For a multiplayer game to have appeal beyond novelty, violence is a requirement – like it or not. Any form of entertainment we consume generally relates some form…