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Following on the recent shooting by a child who had been playing Grand Theft Auto IV. As it goes, the shooting was linked to the game.

Publishers and developers for that matter, don’t always comment on these incidents, but a Take-Two Inter­ac­tive spo­kes person has replied on the accusations, claiming that blaming games only ignores the real issues.

“Ascrib­ing a con­nec­tion to entertainment–a the­o­ry that has been dis­proven repeat­ed­ly by mul­ti­ple inde­pen­dent studies–both min­i­mizes this moment and side­steps the real issues at hand,” Take-Two said in a state­ment to CNN.

[via Gamespot]