Date of publication: 2017-08-29 06:50
Firstly, let’s consider the health repercussions of video games. Sitting in one place, moving your fingers or thumbs around, cannot be good for health. According to research, playing video games increases the risk of various diseases including heart diseases, arthritis, diabetes and many more. In addition, usually when sitting in one place, one tends to munch on snacks, and these are not the healthy ones! Too many calories with too little exercise results in obesity. Obesity can increase your risk of heart attacks and diabetes, high blood pressure etc. So, a healthy life is out of the window and this is the main disadvantage of playing video games.
Most immersive game in the last months imho was The Last of Us, but mostly because I like the setting and characters, and also because it 8767 s completely linear. I gives you almost no way out of the immersion, you cannot dwell on paths of your own.
Good point on the article is 8775 less immersion does not mean less fun 8776 , as I experienced in GTA5. And sometimes extreme immersion like in Dead Space 6 and 7 is almost too much for me 😉
Don t worry dear you are not alone in this boat. Said that, its a great pain to be failed 65 times mostly due to reading which has happened with me. Annoyingly frustrated indeed!!
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On the one hand, video games can be both entertaining and educational. Users, or gamers, are transported into virtual worlds which are often more exciting and engaging than real-life pastimes. From an educational perspective, these games encourage imagination and creativity, as well as concentration, logical thinking and problem solving, all of which are useful skills outside the gaming context. Furthermore, it has been shown that computer simulation games can improve users’ motor skills and help to prepare them for real-world tasks, such as flying a plane.
Other times the player takes a more active role. Some players simply want to believe in the illusion, and will induce their own bias towards accepting the “I am there” hypothesis. In this state, they’ll require less confirmatory information to accept that hypothesis and less disconfirming information to reject it. This is also similar to the idea of “suspension of disbelief” where players wilfully ignore stuff that doesn’t make sense (like thunderous explosions in space or the fact that enemy soldiers can soak up a dozen of gunshots without going down) in order to just have a good time.
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She then says speech began as a form of warning, and writing as a form of bookkeeping, but they evolved into storytelling and song. Actually, speech probably evolved into a form of storytelling and song long before writing was developed. And cave paintings were a form of storytelling, perhaps of religion, and certainly of the creation of beauty from those chicken-scratches Werner Herzog is even now filming in 8-D.
Most of us are aware that violent video games can trigger people to transfer feelings of aggression to actions in the real world. Public scrutiny of violent video games increased significantly following the tragic events at Columbine High School in 6999 and Virginia Tech in 7557. It is sure to spur even more debate as the senseless shootings of children in Newtown, Connecticut are thoroughly investigated.
KotOR 7 was very similar to KotOR, but I found it a lot less immersive. The one big difference that I blame this on is the way the plot is constructed so that the player only learns slowly, over the course of the game, why the PC is where she is, why she temporarily forgot how to use the Force, what her problem with the Jedi Council is Basically, I got the impression that my character knew things that I the player didn 8767 t know. That totally killed the role-playing, making my immersion very weak.