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9 Signs That Video Games Might Have A Good Social Impact On People

Although so many people might believe that playing video games is sort of silly because you have to play with a machine, the rise of video games seems to never stop. Just to add some information, market experts agree that the video gaming segment will grow even larger in the next 5 years. Microsoft, along with other popular worldwide gaming developers, will surely be happy to hear such positive news. On the other hand, there are also many people who are worried about the side effects of playing video games, especially on young game players. The social climate might change, people might develop behaviors that they wouldn’t have at all without playing video games on a regular basis. Do You Know There Are Also Positive Effects of Playing Video Games? Of course, psychologists agree on all of these points, but they do also agree when it comes to the positive effects of playing video games (as long as you play in a responsible way!). That’s something that most people tend to underestimate or to even ignore – but the fact is that video games might have a socially benefical impact on people. So, let’s see here what a US research found out about playing video games: Playing video games is a positive experience, because it creates fun and pleasure in the game players. Multiplayer video games create social connections among different human players. The game players can participate to game challenges and test their own skills. When you play against or with other game players on a multiplayer game platform, you can develop a strong social role. You are...

US Research: Video Games

If you think that video games are childish things that only kids can love, well it’s time for you to re-consider your opinion: in fact, a recent research conducted in the US reveals that nearly 7 out of 10 Americans of all ages like to play video games. 1) Insight Into The Results Of The Research The shocking side of this result is that the percentage of online users who regularly play video games encompasses a very high number of adults. Kids seem to be only a reasonably smaller part of total video gamers. If you want to translate these data into numbers, it results that about 211 million Americans play video games and that most of them do it on a mobile device. Smartphones of all brand and models are the most preferred devices to access online games or to download and install video games of all types. Smartphone mobiles are, actually, comfortable, small and practical to keep in a bag or in a pocket. And what encourages more mobile users to forget about playing video games from a console system or from a computer is that most gaming companies offer excellent mobile-friendly platforms. Sometimes, gaming platforms for mobiles offer even more attractive graphic design than platforms for computers. 2) The Social Aspect Of The Gaming-Mania There’s also another aspect to consider: many people play their favorite video games not only on their Smartphone, but also on their tablet (or other type of mobile device). This fact suggests market experts in the gaming industry that this gaming-mania is a really stronger social phenomenon than one might think. In...