Why video games are not that bad after all?
With more and more people taking to video games, companies are riding on new technologies to cash in the craze. Gamers are often slammed and criticised for not being active in outdoor sports and thereby of a lazy lifestyle. It is true to some extent, but research reports are often quite contrasting. Reports show that gamers as compared to their peers who are not much into gaming show high level of concentration. Another thing working in their favour is the quick decision making ability. Video games requires one to judge and act quick, which can be replicated in real life in some cases.
Gaming allows one to dive deep into the fantasy world, explore and do all that is unthinkable in real life. Amazing graphics, thanks to the technological advances have made video games more interesting than ever before. If not for gaming, can you imagine yourself doing what you do in virtual world? Travelling at breathtaking speed, killing monsters, handling sophisticated weapons, all are possible in the gaming world only. The gaming territory allows all that seems impossible in real life.
Being good at something is a matter of pride and no one would wish to miss out on a chance to showcase one’s skills. The same applies to gaming enthusiasts as well. Thanks to online gaming, it is now possible for the gamers to showcase their best to the world. One can upload their gaming clips, share it on the internet or play in online competitions. Gaming contests are regularly held to make it a more social event with gamers around the globe participating. Large stakes of money has made such contests interesting enough to be covered by the media. Popularity and fame is just around the corner for gamers today.