How Video Games are Good for Your Studying and Intellect

Even for an enthusiastic gamer, the amount of time spent in front of the screen can be worrying. Universally, games are designed to encourage length of play, and we respond accordingly. However, what is the outcome, other than the annihilation of Orcs, besting someone on the other side of the globe, or the acquisition of new and... more →
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Games Journalism From Yesteryear: A Tribute To Mr. Biffo and Superman 64

Back in my day (circa 1994) games journalism was in its relative infancy. Nintendo were the gaming giants, with the SNES going from strength to strength whilst Sega danced around in the background angrily. Super Mario World was out, so was the first instalment of Super Mario Kart, and Donkey Kong Country was about to stir up the... more →
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Why Under-7 Kids Shouldn’t Play Videogames

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At a special summit discussing the development of children at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, researchers have proposed that children under 7 years old should be banned from playing computer games because the technology that video games use can ‘rewire’ their brains. According to the study, bombarding the... more →
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Mafia Wars Property Guide

Mafia Wars has a lot of properties from which to choose. This Mafia Wars Property Guide is designed to provide you with information about what you need to know about properties in Mafia Wars.  Don’t worry about looking for Mafia Wars cheats – there are none! Here is a complete list of all the properties of Mafia Wars.... more →
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IMVU vs. Second Life: Comparing 3D Worlds Online

With their respective number of customers rising into the millions, Instant Messaging Virtual Universe (IMVU) and Second Life are perhaps the most profitable with the Web based worlds.  Each site has thousands and thousands of unique monthly visitors along with huge annual income.  Obviously these two sites share some characteristics... more →
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Fighting Computer Game Addiction

Gaming is popular with teenagers, women, children, as well as men. Older people say they play games as it alleviates loneliness and puts them in contact with others. Statistics reveal that 41% of gamers are women and more than 43 % gamers are aged 25-49. And, research predicts that the games market in 2005 will be US$ 29 billion. Players... more →
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