The main reason is that people can give up the tiredness of daily life by letting their minds flowing in the adventure of the visual gaming world and do whatever they want or even control their dream in their own rooms. In fact, with the development of electronic entertainment, more and more people nowadays tend to contend that game is the best way get over all depressions. “A game is an opportunity to focus our energy, with relentless optimism, at something we’re good at (or getting better at) and enjoy. In other words, gameplay is the direct emotional opposite of depression.” said Jane McGonigal (6). Moreover, video games give a hand in improving brain’s reflexion of human.
Most notable was Asteroids. To me, this was the first single player arcade game I can remember. I recall seeing lines at the local shopping mall to play the game; lines that I occasionally stood in. I got a thrill playing the game. My youthful photographer, who was with me at the time, was not so impressed by the game, but I suppose you must be a certain age to understand how great this game was, back in the day.
GameCube, Gameboy, Wii, Nintendo DS and many other gaming systems by Nintendo have all been extremely popular at some point and most still are very popular. Super Mario, Pokemon and Brain Age are very memorable games for people to look back on and play. Price: At the beginning of a new game consoles life the pricing for it is very high. Until the product is bought by millions then the company will start skimming down the price. Place: Nintendo doesn’t have its own store but they sell their products to retailers who sell the product in their store for us to buy.
It’s no secret that I’m a huge nerd. I love all types of nerdy things. First off, gaming is what I enjoy the most. I guess you can say it started when I was 7 and got a Gameboy for Christmas. And trust me, you know it was 2007 when a kid is extremely excited that he a mobile version of Pac-Man.
They were playing a video game. I came from a culture, where they believe that whatever you speak, there would be angels in the air that would always say -”your wish will be granted”. So growing up, never we spoke of those words. But now even though I wince inside, it is just I can’t avoid, listening to those type of sentences. The kids come home before I come from work, and their dad doesn’t engage them with any activities, so they play video games.
Two different studies, one by Katherine Keyes and the other by Vinay Devnath, both have proved that the use of video games can increase the social skills that many children can’t grasp, “Video game playing is often a collaborative leisure time activity for school-aged children, and these results indicate that children who frequently play video games may be socially cohesive with peers and integrated into the school”( Keyes, PhD). Studies have shown that video games actually help students become social. “70% of all gamers play with someone else on the internet.”(Devnath). In addition to, children and/or adults who have stress may not have a productive outlet to help them become stress-free, but it has been proven that video games help relieve stress. According to Doctor Ferguson, ”Young adults both male and female who play violent video games long-term handle stress better than non-playing adults and become less depressed and less
Back in 8th grade, my best friend at the time Jack Carlson moved away to Georgie because his dad got a new job so I still play Xbox with him and we talk, let's flash forward to the sophomore year. This has to be the hardest year of my life, and I don’t know the exact definition for having depression but I definitely know my anxiety mixed with my being very sad all the time made me depressed. I was very sad at this time in my life and would often come home and question my existence in this world and what I really meant to people, I may look happy but thats because of my best friends keeping me happy and because of video games, it was like an outlet for me to forget about the tough times and really just enjoy the moment, this is what I learned, you could be so caught up in the past, you should just enjoy what time you have on this earth and no one should take that from you. For me video games are not just a waste of time as many people view it as, I view it as more as therapy because it got me through my parents divorce, losing friends and also dealing with being depressed and who knows what I have done without video games because I am glad I discovered this in
There are so many good effects to playing video games, and I 'm not implying this because some people want their mom to think video games are good for you because that train isn 't going to go anywhere but the amount of effects are insane. Though that doesn 't mean video games are all good for you, video games do have bad effects
As a parents we have to choose those game which helps develop yours children’s brain. Some video games are also available to play with family, so it gives positive result to the family. You can feel relax and stress free as working whole day when playing video games. It is can help family bonding
Firstly, teenagers that spend a great load of time playing video games don’t attain enough physical exercise. According to research, playing video games increases the risk of various diseases, including heart disease, arthritis, diabetes, and many more. In addition, gaming is conventionally you sitting in one place