Ong's Essay

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Video games is a brand new product and our body hasn’t evolved and adapted to all of the rapid technology growth that is happening this instance. Video games can cause so many things to both our mental and physical state, that is why they shouldn’t be use by young adults whos brain are still fragile and in the development state.It makes kids less active, it waste time and is making us less social. Video games were just introduced to us a couple decades back , It was designed by adults but wasn’t meant of kids .So could this piece of technology could do any harm to us?

Kids couldn’t keep their hands off the home entertainment system or as today we pronounce this term as “Video games”. ...view middle of the document...

If people say that you can talk about video games to other people but when you are playing video games in your room sitting at the table staring at your screen clicking doesn’t seem social to me. As I know most of the games are single player campaign which means no socializing at all.

In todays world racism is fading away, or is it? The myth that violence video games makes us more violent is not true. How ever playing as an african-american (afrimerican) will create a negative influences of how we think of those people in society. Studies shows that playing as these type of character will lead us to thinking that they are violent. Researchers have done an experiment that requires 10 volunteers to play Saint row 2 a 15+ of age. Each groups has been picked to play as the white character or the Afrimerican character. After 4 weeks of this experiment test subjects were to be shown pictures of Afrimerican and the group that played as the Afrimerican character has brain signals that is very similar to fear and hatred. That’s not it 4 test subjects in this experiment are middle school students and those people has experience more fear than the adults showing they can affect kids a lot more due to their undeveloped skull. If kids are still doing this to themselves through these violent video games just think how the world will end up because today we are supporting more and more games racism is still on the rise thanks to the bacterial-infested-brainwashing home entertainment-electronic-interactive-system.

Video games now isn’t just hurting the hygiene and our racial justice but making us weaker and lazier. It is just making us less active. Video games are just making the kids today less active. Sitting in front of your gaming device can really hurt your body and physical state. Video games isn’t to blame neither the kids but still we need the kids to get away from the computer. Unluckily, for kids who are obsessed with the system. 48% is number that will tell what’s the chance of the kids who are addicted to videogames are overweight. So be careful kids you don’t to end up thinking when you are playing video games for hours your chance of being overweight is like flipping the coin and betting for the tail. You don’t want to risk it don’t you. That isn’t the only problem that will be risked you also have to risk deprivation but this time a 75% chance. So video games are safe right? Maybe if you’re talking about adults these number will be quite low but for kids certainly these numbers are accurate.

I use to think of myself in the past when I was playing games. Why didn’t I do any activities. Till this came up in my mind, it was a moment when my mom walks in and asked me, “don’t you have anything else...

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