Nearly three months ago, a group of game developers and other concerned constituents in Oklahoma sent a joint letter to Senator Tom Coburn, cosponsor of S 134 Violent Content Research Act of 2013. In that letter, they expressed concern over the bill’s sponsor, Senator Rockefeller, and the potential of this bill to lead to further attempts at game regulation.
Senator Coburn responded yesterday to that letter attempting to calm the fears that Senator Rockefeller might bias any studies and that the bill would not add to the current spending levels of the government. Continue reading Senator Coburn Responds To Oklahoma Game Developers Concerns Over S 134
On this week’s show, hosts Andrew Eisen and E. Zachary Knight are joined by Ben Hayward, who wrote aninteresting article last week about how video game players are often gun owners too, and how the government often tries to pit one group against the other. Andrew also reveals the results of last week’s poll concerning the Mighty No. 9 and the possibility that they might get sued by Capcom. Download Episode 72 now: SuperPAC Episode 72 (1 hour, 38 minutes) 45.1 MB.
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Credits: The Super Podcast Action Committee is hosted by E. Zachary Knight and Andrew Eisen, and produced by James Fudge. The show is edited by Jose Betancourt. Music in the show includes “Albino” by Brian Boyko and “Barroom Ballet” by Kevin MacLeod. Both are in thepublic domain and free to use. ECA bumper created by Andrew Eisen.