Escapism Fuels Video Game Addiction

“The biggest risk factor for pathological video game use seems to be playing games to escape from daily life. Individuals who play games to get away from their lives or to pretend to be other people seem to be those most at-risk for becoming part of a vicious cycle. These gamers avoid their problems by playing games, which in turn interferes with their lives because they’re so busy playing games,”

Watch an explanation video and read more here: escapism fuels video game addiction

 

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