Although gaming can have negative effects on real life relationships with family and friends, some researchers believe that online gaming spaces can be socially accomodating environments for socially inhibited individuals. This includes the social inept, socially anxious, and those who are just shy. Just like online chatrooms, online video games are social environments where friendships … More Virtual Friendships
One unique way video games let you express yourself is through avatars. Merriam-Webster defines an avatar as a small picture that represents a computer user in a game, on the internet, etc. While customizing avatars you can create unique features to represent yourself or make it look like anyone you want it too. Most times … More Express Yourself
Do you love gaming so much you want to make it your job? This is actually a possibility. Business Wire published an article in May 2004 about how teenagers were facing the worst job market in decades and how Nintendo wanted to help. 48 lucky people we’re chosen for the summer job. Their jobs consisted … More Can you make a living off gaming?