Addicting sex games online
"Research suggests gambling elevates dopamine," Young says, and gaming is in the same category.
The [cocaine] addict learns, 'I don't like the way I feel, I take a line of cocaine.' For gamers, it's the fantasy world that makes them feel better." The lure of a fantasy world is especially pertinent to online role-playing games."One mother called me when her son dropped out of baseball.He used to love baseball, so that's when she knew there was a problem." Howard, the project manager, says he still goes out with friends and family, so he doubts he is addicted." According to the Center for On-Line Addiction, warning signs for video game addiction include: In addition, video game addicts tend to become isolated, dropping out of their social networks and giving up other hobbies."It's about somebody who has completely withdrawn from other activities," Young says.