Some of the major negative effects of playing video games are discussed below: 1. Video Game Addiction: Video Game Addiction is now considering as mental disorder. Playing violent video games in a wide range at a “pathological” level that causes damage to family, social, school functioning. Because of addiction of playing video games will a cause of bad effects on children’s health like obesity, video induced seizures and postural, skeletal and muscular disorder such as tendonitis, nerve contraction and carpal tunnel syndrome. Research say that addiction to video games increase he depression and anxiety level.
As we know not all video games contain violent contents, but most of them are violent and mentally dangerous. Some researches admit that violent games may cause adolescents to become tremendous. Studies showed that video games increase psychological awakening, it could also increase aggressive behavior, emotions and thoughts and finally let teenagers lose the sense of helping others. All these effects will be carried by aggressive young people. It’s true that video games are violent, but aggressive adolescents are more likely to be more attracted to it.
As gamers spent most of time on online game and electronic screen products, it affects their daily routine such as studying and working. Also, characteristics of the current information and communication technology make cyber-bullying happen more easily, their self esteem may become lower after cyber-bullying by others. Besides, it affects the social development such as the ability to communicate with others and the sleep deprivation. As the gamers will play the game with non-sleep or sleep with 2-3 hours, it affects their consciousness and cause them easy to feel tried. Final is the increasing in aggressive behaviour.
To illustrate, my 8-year-old nephew loves video games. He likes playing many different kinds of fighting games. These games made him so hyper and aggressive, and he does not realize that his behavior hurts other people around him. His teachers always complain that he is not doing well in class because of his aggressiveness, and he misbehaves with his classmates. Also, Johnson’s mentions, “The dirty little secret of gaming is how much time you spend not having fun.
When violent video games started becoming available, people started to notice an increase in the aggression. This can bring assumption in which violence in video games has a large impact on the way people behave. While unbiased students of video games and their relation to violence are hard to
So the question people should really be asking is Do violent video games teach kids bad lessons? Jack: This makes me think if video games are teaching kids bad lessons why would your parents let you play them? Cyrus: Maybe they don’t know it’s bad Children of authoritative parents are usually capable, self-assured, and popular in their social life.These kids usual care more for school and that usually makes the smarter. But if parents don’t support their kids they might get bullied more easily. Andrew: A opposite of what is here is Dylan Klebold’s one of the two shooters in the columbine shooting.
Children under 18 are mentally unstable since their social cognitive had not fully developed yet, therefore, let them interact with violent video games daily will affect their behavior in both short term and long term. According to Doctor Lawrence Konner, the percentage number of behavior problems caused from violent video games for both boys and girls are significantly higher than those who did not play violent video games (Mature rating games). Specifically, he showed that the number in aggression and bullying like physical fight or took part in bullying are 22% higher for those Mature- rating games. Delinquent behaviors like damage property, stealing, or getting into trouble with police and school problems (poor grades, number of class skipped, and suspension) all have a higher percentage compared to children who are not playing violent video games. With the data information above, many adults and parents are concerned about how violent video games could affected their children, and therefore support the California
Different types of games are popular these days and among these games the more violent video games and characters used in these games put a very negative image on young minds of children. Types of video games: In the early days video games are designed only for children’s fun and entertainment but now a day the situation is completely different. Research says, some video games may help the development of fine motor skills and in coordination, but many says about the negative effects of video games. The effects can be express as inactivity, anti-social behaviour and violence. From the last few years video gaming industry is amplifying very rapidly, every day a junk of video games comes to the market that’s why there is no doubt in saying that video gaming industry is the 2nd largest industry
Everything overdone, over spoken, and over thought is bad for us in some way, because we always have to give up something in order to complete the objective we want. Sometimes, the reward can be good, but another times, it can be dreadful. Playing video games very often can be good and bad for children. In some ways, their brains are developed and the motor coordination and the sense of group work are stimulated. However, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent
Has your mother/father ever tell you that video games can badly effect your brain or health? Well it’s partly true but there is also good effects that can come from video games and parents usually don 't let their children play video games because they only know the negative effects.Little did they know those bad effects are most likely to happen to kids who play for long periods of time, so instead of not allowing kids to play just limit the time they play. The good effects that come with video games is that some video games can train your brain to make quicker decisions without losing accuracy, and other video games can actually improve hand eye coordination,fine motor, and spatial skills by training the brain to make more decisions. It also enables the brain to perform at high rates and comprehend harder things. first person shooters gives the brain a workout by making it keep track of the character, and what it’s doing.Video games also have negative effects on your health mentally and physically.