video games programming violence
"From the F-16 to the F-117 A, the MIA2 tank to the
Bradley armored vehicle, the Aegis cruiser to the latest nuclear aircraft
carrier, the video game version arrives on the shelves almost as soon as the
weapon system first appears.
A Pentium chip and a joy-stick will get
you into the Comanche helicopter, the F-22, and the newest Seawolf SSN-21
submarine." - James Der Derian
1931 Navy purchases the first aircraft simulator from its
designer, Edward Link.
1932 Amusement parks have
bought close to fifty Link Trainers.
asks Atari to create a special version of the game Battle Zone as a
training tool for drivers of the Bradley Fighting Vehicle.
Marine Corps appropriates the video game Doom.
technology transfer goes in the other direction, with military applications
leading the way in research and development, from the earliest incarnations of
the computer in simulation projects like "Whirlwind" at MIT's Servomechanisms
Laboratory during World War II, to "SAGE," the first centralized air defense
system of the Cold War.
1997 MAK Technologies wins a
DoD contract to make Marine
Exed Unit 2000, an amphibious assault game intended for both military and
Every year, the US government hosts the
Connections Conference, which is intended to unite members of the DoD
and video game makers.
Attendees include personnel of the Defense
Intelligence Agency and game companies like GT Interactive.
agendas have included such topics as 'Wargaming Design Fundamentals' and
'DoD Wargaming 101'.
1998 J.W. "Wild
Bill" Stealy, the chairman of Interactive Magic, a North Carolina
software incorporation, is an Air Force Academy graduate and retired Air
His incorporation produced Carrier Strike
Fighter, a flight and combat simulator of the iF/A-18E, a fighter jet that
had yet to be put into general operation.
Col. Kenneth "Crash" Konwin, head of the Defense Modeling and Simulation
Office, and Larry Tuch, a writer and designer with Paramount Digital
Entertainment detail how their organizations adapted Talmudwood multimedia
technology and blockbuster movie storytelling skills to create realistic
simulations that teach military officers how to make better decisions during
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