Video games destroying Human Future
Decreased school performance, encouraged to violence are major problems appeared in Teenage gamers, some experiments showed. Children spend 30% less time reading and 34% less time doing their homework because of video games.
Men are "two to three times" more likely to get addicted to games, Zimbardo said, citing Stanford University research.
"The new video-game world encourages doing and acting and not really thinking," he added.
It's often said there is a worldwide community of gamers. Yet what sort of community is made up of people who sit alone in their bedrooms, mumbling to each other over headsets?
These online communities are rank with loneliness and isolation, punctuated only by the occasional 'meet up' in the real world.
Study after study backs up the claim that time spent playing online causes negative impacts on some obsessive players' real lives.
So it's time to control addiction to video games like drugs.