He is true in his saying because it has been observed many times that the patients who involve themselves in playing video games or computer games, they forget their pain to a great extent and recover in a very short time. Not only this, the sick children who occupied their minds in playing video games required lower doses of pain medication and tended to suffer less from hypertension and nausea than children who were asked to just rest. They can promote medical skills and reduce stress and heal the people with phobias, diabetes, asthma, and cardiac diseases. They can help the children to overcome the great pain and discomfort. Many medical departments can use computer games as a form of physiotherapy. Therefore, it shows that video games can benefit the people and our society in positive way.
Video Games as Educational Tools:
Video Games can have great power as educational tools. A large number of video games are available which help to teach the children with numbers such as 123, ABC and etc. Including these, some video games can be designed for language learning. They can help in developing the analytical skills. There are many video games which help in learning the role of caretaker. For example, in Pet Pals, the player takes on the role of a caretaker for various animals, and as the animals are healed, trained, and adopted, the player receives new responsibilities. This practice of caretaker can help the person in his daily life by taking care of his family and friends. It will ultimately bring an environment of love in the society. They can help the people to develop their abilities and solve the problems under pressure. They can be useful for the people of every age as they are actually effective learning tools and not just mere toys.
Video Games Increase the Vision:
According to a new study from the University of Rochester, playing action video games sharpens vision. There are certain games like fighting games, RPGs, shooters, racing, tactical combat, puzzlers and etc which teach people in critical thinking. The critical thinking makes the people to view the things more deeply and than take the decisions. These games push the human visual system to the limits and the brain adapts to it. The video or computer games help the people to accept the challenges and than win them courageousely.
Benefits to the Society:
Video games can benefit our society in several ways. They can make the people to perform their duties and responsibilties whole-heartedly. After playing video games, the people can focus on their life in the same way as they focus on video games. Atually the games induce decision making in the players. This thing make them to think critical and than solve the difficult situation and problems faced by them. People can treat their problems similar to the stages of vedio games. The video games can benefit the society in such a way that the people become aware of their problems and developed skill abilities which help them in solving their problems. Video and computer games can help children in gaining self confidence and many games are based on history, city building, and governance and so on. Such games can indirectly teach children about aspects of life on earth (Lecky-Thompsom, 2007). They can be used to enhance the capabilities of the people which then enable them to use them in their daily routine. Many electronic games biuld in competition which develops a sense of competition in their respective fields. Competition makes the people to work more hard and acheieve the aim. Different video games can help the society to work as a team work.