The Social Of Making Video Games

By: Leilani

What are the cognitive benefits of playing video games?

The game world is teeming with objects that deliver clearly articulated rewards: more life, access to new levels, new equipment, new spells.

Are there any negative cognitive consequences of playing video game.

Video games provide an engaging task, immediate feedback with rewards for good performance, and changes in difficulty to challenge the player—just like perceptual learning.


Playing certain video games makes teens more likely to drive dangerously, smoke cigarettes, and engage in other risky behaviors, according to a recent study by Dartmouth College in New Hampshire.

Other brain disorders like ADHD, depression and dementia are also associated with deficits in cognitive control.

how often should kids play video games?

When playing online, your kid can pick up bad language and behavior from other people, and may make your kid vulnerable to online dangers.


Even though kids are taught by their parents that it's not right to hit,television says it's OK to bite, hit, or kick if you're the good guy.



The more time kids spend playing video games," Gentile says, "the worse their attention problems seem to get."