Day 6 | Sep 20, 2013 | 9:33

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    This week, Rockstar Games released the latest edition of the always-controversial Grand Theft Auto series. Day 6 spoke to video game journalist and author Simon Parkin about when video game violence works, and when it doesn't.

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