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Recently, in South Korea there has been a incident where a person died in a personal computer room also known as PC room. This person was so addicted to games and stayed in the PC room for 3 day straight without resting. He was not able to overcome the addiction and stay alive. This is an example of the effect of game addiction. You can see that game is very harmful to people and it could really kill a person. Playing games for three day might seem short, but it is actually a quite along time if you try it. I have personally tried playing game for 10 hours straight while I was in middle school and it was a really long time. Also, I did not use my time wisely and I wasted my day. Therefore, game addiction can put you into death and waste a lot of time in you life.
The most game addiction occur while people are teenagers. Due to the addiction, the teenagers are spending most of their time playing video games and not doing their homework. Also, the students who play games usually do not get good grades and they sleep during class because they play game until 3 o’clock in the morning. Most importantly, the game addicts do not spend their time with their friends and they live alone. This makes the addicts have very depressing life. When the teenage addicts are away from game for a while, they cannot stand the addiction and they feel irritated. Thus, excessive time spent on games is not good for student’s health.

The incident where Cho Seung Hui shot students in the college was the effect of game addiction. Cho has played game for very long time and he found that killing people was not a difficult thing to do. Then he chose to kill people with pistols. This demonstrates the harmful effect of game addiction in the society.


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Due to advanced technology and invention of video games, people are playing games in their daily lives. However, it is good for one’s metal health if they spend regulated amount of time on games. Today, people are addicted to games and they are not able to escape from the addiction. Over forty percent of the teenagers are currently involved in video games. Even worse about half them are into the risk of game addiction. These teenagers spend about one to fifteen hours a day just playing games. The effect of this is severe because their grades are going to go down and they will be in bad relationship their friends. Therefore, games are good if one can control oneself; however, it brings bad results if one fails to manage their time.

The games are so addicting to people because they have the same effect as the drugs. The people are not able to stand the addiction and they have to play games; unless they are going to get angry. According to the people who play World of Warcraft, they said that they are not able to control their time well and spend time with their friends. If they do not play games, they said that they go crazy. Thus, they got into impulse control disorder. These people cannot stay still without playing games. Therefore, video games are disuniting the world.

Games are not always bad for someone; sometimes it gives people short happiness. Games help the students to get together and learn about team work and strategy. This helps the students to use their brain and make new ideas to develop their character or defeat others. However, as people play games, they tend to lose control. Therefore, if games are regulated, it is good to play video games and play with their friends in the game.


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Game Addiction