Let the games begin

Computer games are no longer the solitary pursuit they were in the past. Now, they really are for all the family, writes Dermot Corrigan.

9th February, 2008

Computer games are no longer the solitary pursuit they were in the past. Now, they really are for all the family, writes Dermot Corrigan.

The designers and marketers of computer games are turning their sights away from lank-haired boys battling aliens to save the world and towards the whole of society.

Nintendo’s latest games machines, the Nintendo Wii and DS, have opened up the world of computer games to everyone, according to Michael Finucane, commercial...

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