Effects of Computer Games

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Introduction
A computer is a general purpose device that can be programmed to carry out a finite set of arithmetic or logical operations. Since a sequence of operations can be readily changed, the computer can solve more than one kind of problem. (Phillips, 2000) Computer games or Video games are electronic game that involves human interaction with a user interface to generate visual feedback on a video device. The word video or video game traditionally referred to a cathcode ray tube (CRT) display. (Winegarner, 2005) It is not avoided to use the capabilities of the computer to make a world which visualized the imagination of man. Because of this intention, Virtual World or popularly known as Virtual Reality is created. Soon, the idea entered that Virtual Reality can be used to play and travel the human imagination. So here began creating human computer games and use it for its leisure. Playing computer games did not began as an industry that is immediately revealed to the world. It started as a hobby for computer software engineers. Upon entering the ’70 decade began the industry of electronic games. Also at this time, began the computer gaming industry and 1st Generation of electronic gaming devices or gaming consoles. As times passed, electronic games became more complicated, sophisticated and beautiful. From non-colorful and 2 Dimensional it transform to 3 Dimensional games which becomes more colorful and beautiful.

    At the present time, we are in the 7th Generation of electronic gaming devices. Until now, many games appear and were patronized by game enthusiasts. Among the most famous games is currently (LOL) League of Legends. ( Paga, 2011)

It is one of the past times most students are interested in. Through Computer Games they feel that they are in a world of adventure other say they love playing computer games because this is the way they want to relax their selves. But despite of the adventure and satisfaction this computer games gave they...
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