|_()|_ U G0T PWN3D A new virtual life and a real life lost, also know as game addiction. Many people now have game addiction because of all the awesome, unbelievable, must buy, five out of five games now being put into the market. Have you heard of the girl that died playing WoW(World of WarCraft)? World of WarCraft addiction. Game addiction can cause ‘Game Life Incidents’, unhealthy life style and important lose. Do you know what a ‘Game Life Incident’ is? Well, it is when an occurrence happens because of a game, video game. Like the Chinese boy that was set of fire because he beat his ‘friend’ in a duel in a game called World of WarCraft (WoW) or have you heard of the Brandon Crisp story. If violent, kidnapping or any damage happens because of a video game, it is a ‘Game Life Incident’ (Game Life Incidents for plural). ‘Game Life Incidents’ are majority (90%) of the time caused by game addiction. Complete obsession over a game. ‘Game Life Incidents’ are probably the m
Teenaged gamer missing. I found this article in the Toronto Sun for Tuesday, October 21, 2008. This article is about a teenager gone missing after arguing with his parents over a game called “Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare”. I find this a big issue. Gaming! Especially teen gamers! People taking gaming to serious. I have heard so many issues when teens do something bad from a game. Boy gone missing from parents arguing over a game. Addiction to games!
I am a MMO (massive multiplayer online) gamer. I enter tournaments for games but I have never taken a game too far. I know the difference between games and real life. I have seen how bad people get over a game. At the MLG Toronto, I have seen people standing after their game yelling at the people who won against them. I have read how serious people get into games. A Chinese boy was set on fire, they blamed WoW (World of WarCraft).
I have Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare or CoD4. I do have to admit, sometimes that game gets addicting. CoD4 (Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare),