Filed under “no duh”:
A study published today in Pediatrics: The Official Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics has shown that across the board, no matter gender or age, a game age restriction labels and descriptions of violent gameplay more eager to playing a game.
The forbidden fruit effect. Also see DARE, R-rated movies, late night television, staying up after bedtime, etc.
The study included 310 Dutch children ages 7 to 17.