Copyright © 2011 by Ryan G. Van Cleave. All rights reserved.

International Speaker on Video Game Addiction
& best-selling author of UNPLUGGED

“A voice of reason in a world of insanity.”


“Video games can affect players on at least five dimensions, simultaneously”

“Regional Teens Worried About Internet Bullying” (ABC News Melbourne)

“'Pong' pioneer Bushnell says video games may save your brain”

(USA Today/Game Hunter)

“National Internet Addiction Therapy Center Opens” (The Korea Herald)

“Video Games: Danger of Addiction” (

“How many teens have ‘internet addiction’?” (Reuters)

“A love-hate relationship: When video games become self-destructive” (Vidyo)


“Playing to Win: USC Summer Class Explores Psychology of Video Gaming” (Free Times)


“Trying to Score a Job in Online Gaming” (CNET)


“Playing video games ups food intake in kids” (The Times of India)


“Video games, violence, and dehumanization: Playing violent video games can make you dehumanize others” (Psychology Today)


“Video Overdose Boys Run Riot” (


“Video Games Cited as Factor in Divorces” (PCR)


“Violent Video Games Tied to Aggressive Behavior” (FARS)


“How Many Teens Have ‘Internet Addiction’?” (Calgary Herald)


Thought-controlled video games train brain” (CBC News)

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“Teenager Kills Girl to Feed Video Game Habit”

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“Supreme Court Blocks Violent Video Game Ban”

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“Teen Beats Mom to Death Over Playstation”

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Breaking News:

The Supreme Court has said “No!” to California’s attempt to ban violent video games. See what the response has been from the media.

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