Video gamers have an advantage in learning. Neuropsychologists let video gamers compete against non-gamers in a learning competition. During the test, the video gamers performed significantly better and showed an increased brain activity in the brain areas that are relevant for learning. Source 2s.
I Agree with this 100%. Most of the older things I know about history and mankind has come from gaming, and I feel like it's more likely to stick with you this way.