Video games are awesome. But playing video games too much? That can be a bad thing (or a good thing!), depending on how it breaks out.
There are cases from all over the world of gamers playing too much for too long, and not surviving to actually reach the end credits. Video game addiction is a real thing, and like most good things in the world, it all comes down to pacing and moderation. Too much of anything, from water to sleep, can take you down in certain cases.
But despite the sometimes tragic effects, video games aren’t all bad. First off, they’re crazy fun. Second, they can improve everything from critical thinking skills to hand-eye coordination in the right context. Heck, they can even make your brain stronger at times.
So lets dig into the good, the bad and the ugly of going into the deep end of video gaming.