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Video Games and Violence

Positive Effects of Video Games * When your child plays video games, it gives his brain a real workout.  In many video games, the skills required to win involve abstract and high level thinking.  These skills are not even taught at school.  Some of the mental skills enhanced by video games include:                   o    Following instructions                 o    Problem solving and logic - When kids play games such as The Incredible Machine, Angry Birds or Cut The Rope, they train their brain...

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Violent Video Game Effects

World Apocalypse In today’s world, almost 50 hours a week are spent on video games by children of all ages (Oskin, LiveScience). Video gaming is so popular today, that im almost completely sure that every kid in America knows what a video game is. Video gaming is a multibillion-dollar industry bringing in more money than movies and DVD’s (aacap.org,2011). While some games have educational content, many of the popular games emphasize negative themes and promote the killing of people or animals, the...

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Video Games

In the commentary, “Do Video Games Kill”, Karen Sternheimer brings to light an interesting and incredibly controversial subject; are video games to blame for youth gun violence? She maintains that due to many biased opinions; political, religious and advocacy groups, the media have failed to provide ample information to the public resulting in the inability to form an educated opinion, in turn causing a mass hysteria resulting in tougher security guidelines in schools, stricter juvenile laws and...

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Teenager Addicted to Computer Games

CAMALIG ALBAY RESEARCH PAPER (teenager addicted in computer games) Prepared by: Marvin M. Loverez Submitted to: Rosita R. Nasol INTRODUCTION Computer game addiction is the main problem for the parents and the big question mark for the parents such as why my children can addicted to the games, and what should we do to stop their addiction, nowadays, the children spend their times in the computer for them it’s the games and technology era not the bicycle era again. The truth is the...

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Film and Game Industry

Essay The movie industry and the video game industry are two of the biggest industries known. They provide us with plenty of entertainment. The movie industry provides us with all sorts of cinematic and visual entertainment. It could be viewed alone or with family and friends. Video game industry is one of the fastest growing industries today and is currently the bigger of the two. It’s similar to movies but more hands on and interactive. Even though I love them both and also rely on them for...

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on video game violence. Preview (thesis) statement: Today we are going to explore the crimes related to video game violence, how they can make us violent, and how they can also be stress relievers. I. Introduction a. Attention Getter – Who loves action? Or being active? Adrenaline rushes anything of that sort. b. Audience Relevance – We all know someone that plays video games. c. Preview Statement (Specifically name main points you will discuss.) – Crimes related to video game violence...

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Is Gaming Harmful for Teenagers?

and video games seem to be one of the most favorite ones of almost teenagers. Playing video games can be good and can be bad to a certain extent. Playing video games should never get in the way of important activities, such as school or work. Video games can be bad. It turns to bad if teenagers abuse it. Many teens are stays up for hours, even for days in front of the computer or TV screens to play games. Soon they become addicted to video games and cannot stop playing it. Now, video games are...

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Effects of Computer Games to young student

of computer games on young people CHAPTER I Introduction It is known that we are living in the technological era. Computers became an irreplaceable tool in everyday life of almost every person. The adult users generally use it for business purposes while youngsters for computer games. Computers are part of our life and are a very important component in many spheres of modern life. And nowadays majority of young people spend their time either gaming or surfing the net. Computer games have become...

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Effects of Computer Games to students' study habit

present time grew up with the presence and proliferation of various online PC games in the country. Aside from its entertainment value, PC games affect the students' habit where students currently affect their academic performance. At present times, people are highly engaged in internet and this includes computer games. Computer games are video games played on a general purpose personal computer rather than a dedicated video game console ar arcade machine. Their defining characteristics include a lack...

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How Online Games Affect Children

online games, how they affect the mind of children? CHAPTER I The Problem and its Background First, what is online game? An online game is a video game played over some form of computer network, using a personal computer, video game console or handheld game console and usually in completion with other players. These games were played by either one or two players sharing a computer that serves a gaming tool. Computer games came about late 1950s and 1960s were NIMROD, OXO and spacewar created...

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