Historic victory for games

To sell violent games to minors shouldn´t bee an offence

It was the ruling of the American supreme court after several years of long juridic struggle.

Games should be protected by the freedom of speech

says the judges.

According to Gamasutra clarifying the written appeal to games, ”like protected books, plays and films, communicating ideas – and even social message – with the help of familiar literary techniques (such as characters, dialogue, action and music) and features typical of the medium (such as the player’s interaction with the virtual world. This is enough to be protected by the first Amendment. ”