During the 2012 sandy hook shooting when the shooter’s house was investigated, they found a stash of video games in his basement that were later blamed for his problems like depression. It was also thought that they led to the school shooting, which sparked a new debate over if the video games themselves caused the violence in the young boy. While people might say that the game’s caused the violence, others do not agree with the fact that it was the games fault. Others may say that the games caused the violence others say that the violence in the video games help them relieves themselves of the same violence that they are getting blamed for(Background of the Issue). So with this information claims to make them calmer but, authorities say that the video games are the key root of the violence seen in them. While they say this the sales of video games increase by the year and the juvenile violence rate is getting lower(Do Violent Video Games Contribute to Youth Violence?) The critics may also explain how the research says otherwise. An example that shows this is from (Background of the Issue) where the editing teams say there is a broad consensus with every medical worker and parent on if the video games cause violence in the youth that play the games.Experts may also dispute “by inhabiting violent characters in video games, children are more likely to imitate the behaviors of those characters and have difficulty distinguishing reality from fantasy” (Do Violent Video Games Contribute to Youth Violence?) So the video games are causing this and that by being having their body, they have lost their side of reality and think that they themselves are in the game are rules don’t apply to them. While the community of gamers every would disagree and argue, but say that kids know what to and not to imitate and know the difference between the virtual world and reality.(Do Violent Video Games Contribute to Youth Violence?) These are just a couple of the reason the sides of these two sides are bickering, but the decision that is, made it depend on the mother and fathers of the house and what they think is best for their child while they develop into full-grown gentlemen and ladies.