Video Games Are More Useful Than You Think Essay

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In today’s world of video games, there are wonderful pictures, surround sound effects, and realistic graphics which encourage players to keep playing. It means when they play an action game or war game, it will have shooting shots, bloody splashes, decapitated scenes, or fighting movements. Unfortunately some people call these games causes negative effects in players. They say that violent video games cause players to become killers or terrorists. A research study on video game violence concluded, “There is no evidence to show proof of the relationship between computer game violence and violence in children above the age of 8.” (Stuart, 2014) Moreover, millions of people play violent video games and never commit crimes. Actually video …show more content…
Thus the violent game is one good alternative for them to express and release their anxiety. For example, when a policeman gives a ticket to one man because he was driving too fast; even though, other cars were driving faster than him. This situation obviously by makes the driver feel very upset but he can’t do anything – when he gets home he should play the Grand Theft Auto to hurt the policemen which he can do only in the video game to express his feeling, that’s all. Finally, the violent video games create communications and encourage skill sharply. While multiplayer games are being played, they chat or talk to other players to try to win or solve problems, or sharing information with their game friends. (Farrales)

Normally many people think video games cause violence and create criminals in society. There are many reasons that make them believe violent video games are not good for the players. First, the most common reason is that violent video games stimulate players to become aggressive. From the scientists’ words, “Person who played a violent video game showed an increase in emotional arousal.” (Kalning, 2006) It shows that the players gain passion effect from playing the violent video games. In addition, some players are having a social isolation problem while they are deeply addicted to playing video games which does not

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