See I find this very interesting. I've been a steady gamer my whole life and I've never been overweight. I have also participated in eating healthy and doing things like playing outside and once I grew up participating hiking and such. So I think that blaming video gaming is really only scapegoating one thing.
It varies depending on what type of player you are. There are people that games make them lose weight by not sleeping and playing like crazy. Some eat a lot because the saying goes belly full heart Happy.
Title: Video games make you fat
Comments: The game does not make you fat what makes you fat is allowing yourself to eat more than you should. Poor food choices can also make your tum tum larger than it should be.
Video games is not a direct link or correlation to obesity. Many of children and adult alike suffer from obesity because of health issues, diet, and proper self care. No scientific links will lead back to video game playing or watching.