At a time when there’s increasing focus on ‘digital health’ – ensuring that usage of devices like smartphones doesn’t take over our lives – gaming addiction is to be officially classified as a disease
We asked you for your views after a charity warned parents were increasingly worried about their children’s screentime and possible gaming addictions Screen time and how to control it has replaced homework
"It seems like such a small detail, but if you’re having trouble conveying that type of information, it doesn’t make the experience any fun." "The more I work with people, the more they’re excited to something."
Even in 1947 people understood that every good video game needed explosions. The rapid rise of video games to $61 billion dollar business in 2015 all started nearly five decades ago with Ralph Baer's Box"—at
Gaming’s best stories are written by the people who play, and World War Bee is no exception Over the last several months tens of thousands of players in Eve Online banded together to wage war against largest
The late, great Roger Ebert once said that "video games can never be art." It’s a damning statement. Never is a long time, after all. (Ebert eventually amended his argument to read ‘in no living gamer’s
Professional gaming team OpTic Gaming, one of the best and most recognizable Call of Duty squads in the world, has signed a book deal with Harper Collins. In addition, the publishing company reportedly
That's a lot of thermal detonators Star Wars Battlefront is a beautiful game that's riding the wave of enthusiasm about the upcoming film and renewed interest in Star Wars in general. The game's beta open
Games have never been more diverse. Why do computers look the same? As Vlad pointed out this morning, IFA 2015 is all about gaming. Three of the biggest PC brands — Asus, Acer, and Lenovo — all presented
No medium is as beholden to the passage of time as video games. Gears of War: Ultimate Edition demonstrates this eloquently. When Vancouver-based developer The Coalition (formerly Black Tusk Studios) entrusted
Digital’s steady growth to take over the gaming world marched on in July. Mobile games and Steam, along with other PC digital distributors, pushed digital-game revenues to $1.033 billion in July, according
Playing violent video games is linked to increases in aggression and decreases in sensitivity to aggression, according to a review by the American Psychological Association (APA) of recent research. The
Here we go again. In a study published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, a team of Canadian researchers compared the way a group of regular gamers learn and pay attention to a group of non-gamers.
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Riot Games is the supernova of game companies right now, coining millions of dollars from League of Legends' success. So, in the grand tradition of hot gaming companies, Riot is moving into swanky new