Tag Results for addictiveness (3)

  1. Just plug it into my veins!

    More and more, as gaming systems and the culture that surrounds them evolves, gaming is becoming a social activity. No longer is it a simple thing to point at the child who spends hours in his/her room playing games as a creature hiding from socialization. It's true that digital socialization is a different phenomenon from such socialization that involves physical proximity, but it shares too many elements to overlook. This is why it bothers me somewhat that the American Psychiatric Association (APA) is seriously considering adding "video game addiction" as an actual mental disorder in its next edition of …

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