Virtual Friendships

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

Express Yourself

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