The few glimpses I have had of video games, courtesy of young relative, have left me with the impression that one needs a very agile mind, able to constantly react to developments in the game and make instant decisions.
Do action video games make you smarter? Some research says, yes.
The United States Supreme Court has no doubt upset many parents with its majority decision against a California law which would have banned the sale or rental of ultra-violent video games to children (under-18s).
The debate about the effects of video gaming on young minds continues, fed by new studies that find links with depression.
Why not the action video game Super Street Fighter IV? Just kidding. But
Wii Fit might be worth considering.
Who knew that video games could be such a big deal? Currently the United
States Supreme Court is weighing arguments in favour of banning the
sale of graphically violent video games to minors, but the case is not
as straightforward as some of us might think.