The application of video games to benefit from

Video games have a lot of potential to do many things beyond just entertain us, it can opens our eyes to so many possibilities that can benefit all of us. As video games have evolved over the decades, we can see enormous popularity that has been garnered over time, why not make it more useful. Kids would enjoy being able play games like the educational … Continue reading The application of video games to benefit from

Video game’s positive effect on physical disabilities

Living with disabilities is a very difficult task for an individual to live with for the length of their life. Young children with physical disabilities is sad sight to see, because children are supposed to be running around, enjoying tag or hide-and-seek with other children. These physical disabilities don’t allow the affected children to not have the vital physical activity that they need in order … Continue reading Video game’s positive effect on physical disabilities

Casual games can help with stress

In the everyday life of an 9 to 5 worker, it is common to build up stress from work, family life and dealing with one’s community. Stress is defined as “a reaction to a stimulus that disturbs our physical or mental equilibrium”, adrenaline and cortisol are the chemicals that our brains make in order to trigger a “fight-or-flight” response. Finding ways to relief stress is vital … Continue reading Casual games can help with stress

video games in the education system

Getting an education is essential to being able to live in this informational world that is filled to the brim with new and exciting ways to open your mind and learn things, a quote from Aristotle relates the importance of schooling,“The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.” . Putting the youth into the education system is supposed to spark the genius within, but sitting … Continue reading video games in the education system

Affect of Video games in American Culture

    American Society has come a long way since there was wide spread disapproval of video games to the point when playing video games has become a literal pass time for the youth of america. American culture has change very much over the last decades in how it perceives things, but certain things such as stereotypes and violence can have an adverse affect on … Continue reading Affect of Video games in American Culture

The social dynamic of online video games

  As video games have become more and more popular and accessible, it only makes sense to analyze why these online video games are able to draw into these communities based around them. There many types of video games that have large communities around, but for the purpose of isolating on one particular type; MMORPGS.  To better references the info that shall be presented, it … Continue reading The social dynamic of online video games

Gender roles in Video games

  Since the beginning of Mankind’s reign over the earth has begun, women and man had different roles to play in order to assure the survival of our species. In the 21st century, we don’t need to always have women stay home and watch  the kids while the men hunt, instead women can work and men can stay home to watch the kids. Gender roles have played their … Continue reading Gender roles in Video games