It’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt
Although most people think video games are over once the TV is off and the controller is put down the long lasting effect of video games can affect how you view and handle certain situations. Video games desensitization your brain from violence and tricks it into believing that these scenes are normal. Upon reading this article research showed that your brain can be directly affected by the video games one plays, exposer to violent video games train your brain to become accustom to loud burst of noises and the images of violent actions. This... [+] Read more
Neil Keene writes and article on video games and violence that really complements my blog assignment. Video games are played in front of a television or can also be played in front of a computer , people offend state “it’s just a game this isn’t really” , well try telling your brain that. The brain isn’t good with separating what’s real and what’s entertainment so basically your body reacts to video games the same way it would react if you had a gun in your hand shooting or you were driving 100 miles per hour.
According to Dr. Warburton tests showed children who played violent video games... [+] Read more