Resident good: how video games can be used in church

Resident good: how video games can be used in church
 

Put your screens away and worship God, I was often told on Sundays. Video games and church don’t mix. When they do, it’s usually fuelled by outrage or misunderstanding – PlayStation game Resistance: Fall of Man’s use of Manchester Cathedral for a violent gun battle in 2007 led to legal threats from the Church of England and an apology from Sony.
These arguments stem from a misunderstanding of what video games are. If games are seen only as entertainment, it’s inappropriate for them to address culturally sensitive topics or be used in sacred settings.
However, games are more than just... read more

 
13 March 2018 in Art & Culture, Views: 37
Source: Guardian
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