Kristen Saloomey is Al Jazeera's correspondent in New York.
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Sunday, February 03, 2013
Guns and Games
Ryan Smith’s apartment has two giant wide-screen televisions and three video gaming systems: an X-box and Playstation in his bedroom, and a Wii in the living room. He says he grew up playing Mario and Ms Pacman and now reviews the latest game releases for a number of publications and websites. Yes, video games, a $25 billion industry, are now so popular that they have professional game reviewers.