As we as a society became more developed in technology, the video game systems became more and more high tech. For today's generation, playing a 3D interactive video game is normal.
The manifest function of video game systems of today is the ability to connect the console to your television and even internet and play virtually with friends online. In 2009, it was reported by the Entertainment Software Association that nearly sixty-eight percent of households told have at least one gaming system.
There are many video games aimed at children today that can be used as a learning tool. However, the amount of violent games greatly outweighs the educational ones.
There are many sociological impacts from video gaming systems today. Gaming systems are a very popular way of keeping children and teenagers entertained. Teenagers and children are becoming more and more addicted to these gaming systems everyday, which could lead to many issues such as poor school work or childhood obesity. Instead of doing homework or playing...