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EXP Podcast #9: A Bloody Mess Some of those smart minds over at the University of Rochester got together and published a little study for us to talk about this week. Those psychologists, tinkerers of the brain I call them, have learned gore and gamers don't necessarily mix. The original article can be found in the show notes for your enjoyment. Your input on the subject is always appreciated. Feel free to answer some of the questions we have for your below if you need some inspiration.

Some discussion starters:
- How often do you notice gore when playing a game?
- When is violence and gore excessive?
- Would you miss the gore if taken out of traditionally violent games?

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Show Notes:

- Run Time: 27mins 10sec
- The article on the University of Rochester study.
- Music provided by Brad Sucks
Direct download: Gore.mp3
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