CNET reports that Rockstar Games announced the controversial video game, "Bully," is set for release in October. In the game, players take on the role of 15-year-old Jimmy Hopkins, who attends a fictional boarding school. Hopkins must defend himself from bullies using a variety of weapons while dealing with characters ranging from nerds to prefects. Bully has antiviolence critics up in arms for encouraging school violence. In March, the Miami-Dade County School Board called on retailers to refrain from selling the game and required the school district to warn parents about the dangers it presents......

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