Video-game-addiction

02.03.12
Study links MMOs to 'problem' game-playing
02.03.12

Study links MMOs to 'problem' game-playing

Despite the fact that video game addiction lacks both a definition and a diagnosis, "researchers...

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11.23.11
South Korea puts the 'Cinderella Law' into effect
11.23.11

South Korea puts the 'Cinderella Law' into effect

South Korea's burgeoning online gaming market has brought the country a great deal of business su...

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11.14.11
Addicted gamer shares his struggle to find balance between the real world and the virtual world
11.14.11

Addicted gamer shares his struggle to find balance between the real world and the virtual world

While Tucson's KVOA may not be so well-versed in MMOs as to distinguish between Gears of War and...

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08.28.11
Former World of Warcraft addict talks about the dangers of habitual gaming
08.28.11

Former World of Warcraft addict talks about the dangers of habitual gaming

When one thinks of a player who's addicted to video games, usually the image of a teen or college...

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12.06.10
Blizzard comments on video games addiction documentary
12.06.10

Blizzard comments on video games addiction documentary

Video game addiction is hardly a new subject around these here parts, but it still remains a much-d...

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08.20.10
NCsoft sued for making Lineage II too darned addictive
08.20.10

NCsoft sued for making Lineage II too darned addictive

Tweet var digg_url = 'http://digg.com/pc_games/NCsoft_sued_for_making_Lineage_II_too_addicting';...

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07.27.09
Addiction therapists trying to help addicted in the game
07.27.09

Addiction therapists trying to help addicted in the game

Britain's Telegraph newspaper has news about addiction therapists joining the game themselves, speci...

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05.24.09
Thai gov't shuttering gaming sites over boy's suicide
05.24.09

Thai gov't shuttering gaming sites over boy's suicide

Citing "the encouragement of addictive gaming," the government of Thailand recently shut down appro...

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04.20.09
8.5 percent of U.S. youth addicted to video games, study finds
04.20.09

8.5 percent of U.S. youth addicted to video games, study finds

Douglas Gentile, a research psychologist from Iowa State University (and director of research for t...

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