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Videogames

Stuff you should know about videogame addiction.

Gaming Addiction Can Lead to Tragic Decisions
2 years ago

Gaming Addiction Can Lead to Tragic Decisions

College-aged individuals with Internet Gaming Disorder are more likely to make risky decisions, say the researchers behind a new joint-study between Yale and Beijing Normal Universities.

Using 102 male college students …
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Nobody Wins When it Comes to World of Warcraft Addiction
3 years ago

Nobody Wins When it Comes to World of Warcraft Addiction

At the height of his World of Warcraft addiction Ryan van Cleave had little time for his real life. World of Warcraft, a video game, had crowded out everything: …
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Just One More Game …Beating the Hardest Level of Addiction
3 years ago

Just One More Game …Beating the Hardest Level of Addiction

Getting beatin at the fight with addiction sucks! The American Psychiatric Association decided that enough evidence exists to include video game addiction as a diagnosis in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual …
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Video Game Addiction: Cam Adair at TEDxBoulder
3 years ago

Video Game Addiction: Cam Adair at TEDxBoulder

Today, millions of people around the world from all ages struggle with video game addiction. This issue affects all of life including school grades, job retention, career aspirations and even …
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Internet Addiction is More Real (realer) than You Think
3 years ago

Internet Addiction is More Real (realer) than You Think

While time spent online can be hugely productive, compulsive Internet use can interfere with daily life, work, and relationships. When you feel more comfortable with your online friends than your …
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Playing Tetris Can Reduce Addictive Patterns to Eat, Smoke, Drink
3 years ago

Playing Tetris Can Reduce Addictive Patterns to Eat, Smoke, Drink

The never-ending falling blocks of Tetris have caused innumerable people untold amounts of frustration. YouTube star Hank Green even has a song memorializing the evil of “The Man Who Throws …
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