MIT Professor Henry Jenkins has an interesting article on some common myths about video games. In his introduction Jenkins writes, “A large gap exists between the public's perception of video games and what the research actually shows. The following is an attempt to separate fact from fiction.”
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Anthony Le, left, rides an escalator in his homemade "War Machine" costume outside of the E3 Expo, the premier North American trade show for the video game industry, Monday, June 14, 2010, in Los Angeles. Although he doesn't have a pass to the industry-only show, the fan drove 20 hours from Colorado to "be here in the spirit of video games."