Love 'em or hate 'em, it's simple fact that guns facilitate violence. And while the right to bear arms in real life is a hotly debated topic, we've pretty much come to accept that video games have no problem giving players a piece and letting them shoot anything that moves. Our so-called "heroes" have probably put more bullets in living bodies than there are drops of rain during a thunderstorm. That's why, when a gun comes along that doesn't exist to end lives, it feels that much more special.
Turns out, some guns have a purpose besides maiming and/or killing. The following video game weapons can hardly be labeled as such, since they do no damage and are about as peaceful as the hypothetical lovechild of Mahatma Gandhi and John Lennon. Now, I'm going to gloss over all the stun guns and tranquilizers you can find in any old stealth game; otherwise, we'd be here all day. Let's take a look at the most inventive non-lethal firearms that gaming has to offer, shall we?