Overcoming Game Addiction - Page 3 of 14

GEN X-BOX PAY FOR PLAY Educationists have - Page 3 - Computer Issues, Video Gaming - Posted: 2nd Apr, 2006 - 11:13pm

Register Login Text RPG Play Text RPG ?     New: 1 38 97 Why Join Help Register/Login via:Register/Login via:
Welcome Guest


+  1 2 3 4 5 6 7  ...Latest (14) »
Posts: 106 - Views: 19894 Rating: 10/10 out of 12 Votes
 
?
Poll: Are you addicted to games to the point that you need help?
8
  Yes       19.05%
27
  No       64.29%
7
  I am not sure       16.67%
Total Votes: 42
Guests Cannot Vote - Join To Add Your Vote! 
There must be a point and time when you can put down the joystick and paddles and hit the off button, if not, you need help.
Overcoming Game Addiction Related Information to Overcoming Game Addiction
Post Date: 17th Jan, 2005 - 3:54am / Post ID: #

BardockOwns
Overcoming Game Addiction
A Friend

Overcoming Game Addiction - Page 3

Most of the games I play are computer games. Yes I am definitely quite addicted to games. Back when I was in highschool I stayed up pretty much two days straight playing Diablo II with a friend from school. I'm not quite that bad anymore but I still play quite a lot. My current game is Star Wars Galaxies and since I am on the computer most of the day, specially since I haven't started classes yet, I have been playing the game a lot.

Post Date: 17th Jan, 2005 - 12:51pm / Post ID: #

Maicman
Overcoming Game Addiction
A Friend

Addiction Game Overcoming

Due a relocation issue I play very few games lately and this period tend to increase because of external reasons. A I do feel the need to play. I think only at the moment when my new computer will have an internet connection and I will start creatin my WOW character. This is not so good for my present active social life and I have to find a reason to convince my new girl friend to let me play when the time comes. Any advices will be welcomed, how do you gamers out there manage to get permission from your better half?

Post Date: 7th Apr, 2005 - 1:47am / Post ID: #

Matt
Overcoming Game Addiction
A Friend

Overcoming Game Addiction Gaming Video & Issues Computer

Gaming is a serious problem, so you have to have your priorities or suffer the consequences. Like right now, I should be doing math homework, but I'm not. I could mow the grass, which isn't high on the list of priorities so I'm not going to do it. Sometimes I play a game for 3 days straight without doing anything else. However, after I have these addictions, I sometimes don't touch a game or a computer for a week. As for getting permission--don't. haha, when your better half comes in the door, turn off the tv or the screen and throw a book in your lap.

Post Date: 12th Apr, 2005 - 2:40pm / Post ID: #

Makko
Overcoming Game Addiction
A Friend

Page 3 Addiction Game Overcoming

I like to play games as the next person ad I did answer yes to what you had said but I don't think that I am having a addiction to the games. I use to play games for about 8 hours in the night and yet still had good grades at school. Now I am lucky to get in 3 hours.

Post Date: 6th Jun, 2005 - 1:48am / Post ID: #

Azure Ray
Overcoming Game Addiction
A Friend

Addiction Game Overcoming

-I think I'd answer yes to a couple of these questions. Some times I spend all of my money on a video game, but I really depends on how good the game is rated.

-Yes I get very angery when I loose on a video game. I once broke my hand from punching a wall.

-Yes I discuss my games at the dinner table.

As you can see my games are very important to me.

Post Date: 6th Jun, 2005 - 3:42am / Post ID: #

Kiro
Overcoming Game Addiction
A Friend

Overcoming Game Addiction

I can get very upset when I play a game if I REALLY enjoy it and have difficulties with a part of it, that or the game is very hard and I try at it for an hour or so and still can't do part of it. I don't usually spend my last penny on a game, but I'm still just 16 so it doesn't matter too much yet. I don't generally talk about it at the dinner table or anything, but I will talk about it to friends a lot.

Post Date: 2nd Mar, 2006 - 3:28pm / Post ID: #


Member Serious
**
[?] CPosts: 55
Posts: 83
Avg: 0.0 Post(s) / Day
Activity: 0.5%
[+] Gain: 200.00 FP
Charm: 7

Page 3 Overcoming Game Addiction

I'm not so sure mine is an addiction in the literal sense.

I have no problem in missing my games for weeks on end, no shakes or widthdrawl symptons.

I have no problems with set times for when I start my Games.

My problem lies with finishing the session, We have agreed that max 90 mins gaming a day is enough.

But realistically, I can get on the Computer/Console and after 5 mins, 3 hours have passed by unnoticed. An when I get downstairs there is a face that could boil blood waiting for me.

I tell her strongly 'You should have called me'

She replies 'I did, 7 times'

I slink off to the garden for a smoke



Post Date: 2nd Apr, 2006 - 11:13pm / Post ID: #

NOTE: News [?]

Overcoming Game Addiction - Page 3

GEN X-BOX PAY FOR PLAY

Educationists have sounded a warning about electronic games, saying children immersed in Playstation and X-Box are at greater risk of doing poorly at school.
Ref. https://www.stuff.co.nz/hlc/1,,93498~3624414a28~,00.html

Guest please SHARE: "Overcoming Game Addiction" on:

+  1 2 3 4 5 6 7  ...Latest (14) »
Sponsored Links:

If you have input into "Overcoming Game Addiction" do not be shy, give your input
Options Fast Reply Add Reply Add Poll


No Registration Required!

We welcome input from visitors:
Add Comment As A Guest
Guest, please be considerate by using the appropriate tags as well as checking your grammar before submitting or it will be deleted. See: Constructive Posting Policy.

Tip TIP: Press above button ONCE only. If you come back here via the [Back] button on your browser then you will need to click [More Options] button (below) first in order to re-enable your ability to Post.

> TOPIC: Overcoming Game Addiction


Share:

Like:

Donate Compare Membership
International Discussions Coded by: BGID® ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Copyright © 1999-2018
Disclaimer Privacy Report Errors Credits
This site uses cookies to dispense or record information with regards to your visit. By continuing to use this site you agree to the terms outlined in our Privacy and Disclaimer pages.

ROK II

Current Leaders

Hunter

Hunter (15)
Krusten

Krusten (11)
Chynacat

Melodie (11)
Wizard

Merlin (10)
Stacia

Charmain (7)
Seraphina

Alana (5)


Aspiring Leaders

Dragon / Vitiosus (5)
Beowolf / Norskman (4)
Keidivh / Alrick (3)
Anronrosby / Cedrick (3)
Play by post / Tanis (2)
Karate / Duggin (0)

Ready To Rule?

Are you here yet or still hiding? Come out of your cave and become a Ruler... a Ruler of Kings.

World Issues

USA vs North Korea:
North Korea Nuclear Weapons
versus USA This country is no Iraq. What is the USA going to do? What will be the outcome? By Yankee 4.7 Days Ago
China vs USA:
USA versus China versus Chinese versus Americans The role of its Army, Politics, and Status in the World. By News 5.6 Days Ago
North Korea vs South Korea:
versus North Korea Vs. South Korea By Skeptic 27th May, 2018 - 1:05am
USA vs Syria:
versus U.S.A. Is Syria the next Iraq? By Opinion 24th Apr, 2018 - 10:56am
Russia vs. Syria:
Syria vs Russia By Opinion 17th Apr, 2018 - 9:54am
Do You Know What To Do In A Nuclear Attack?:
Top  Do Know In Nuclear Attack By News 16th Apr, 2018 - 9:46pm
China Navy:
Chinese Aircraft Carrier
China Navy Beware the new Naval power, they are planning to come on stream with big naval might to match their ground forces. Chinese Aircraft Carrier - Chinese Navy By Chaser 10th Mar, 2018 - 3:09pm
North Korea Military:
Discuss  North Korea Military This Thread is about the North Korean Military itself - the kind of army, navy, and air force they have. By Wizard 15th Jan, 2018 - 9:36am
Japan vs North Korea:
North Korea versus Japan versus War With Japan By Swell 17th Oct, 2017 - 4:17pm
USA vs Germany:
Germany versus U.S.A. By News 20th Sep, 2017 - 3:44pm
China Military:
China Military Technology Preparing For China. China is growing their military. China Military Technology - can it keep up with the US? By Abnninja 5th Mar, 2017 - 5:25pm