And that’s it. A taste. If you choose.
Nothing more, and nothing less.
Grand Theft Auto IV will not train you on hijacking cars, shooting guns, or any of a number of other criminal acts.
All you’re being trained to do, if anything, is press buttons.
That being said, it’s still rated for mature audiences—just like the Godfather movies and Sopranos TV series, which have similar subject matter.
And just like everything else intended for mature audiences, your kids will probably want access to it.
If you’re a parent or an educator concerned about Grand Theft Auto IV, the very first people to listen to are your kids.
I say “listen to” for a very specific reason: find out what they think of the game, first. You’ll probably find a reaction similar to the one you had when watching Scarface or the Godfather mo…