Healthcare service compares video game obsession with crack addiction

A representative from ADT Healthcare, an advisory and referral service centered on addiction problems, claimed that gaming obsessions are just as serious as alcohol, drugs and sex addictions, according to a report at the Daily Star.

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AlexanderNevermind1780d ago

The day I give out BJ's for a video game is the day I'll stop playing...

Eldyraen1779d ago

I'll probably draw the line just before that happens.

xander707691779d ago

lol you guys would rather spend money than just give 10 minutes of effort for a free game, hahahahaha.

I hate myself.

0ut1awed1779d ago (Edited 1779d ago )

Maybe video game, as in WOW...

I know that becomes basically like crack to some.

AlexanderNevermind1779d ago

@ Eldyraen,

You have a VERY good point there...

FamilyGuy1779d ago


The comparison is insane.

iceman061779d ago

Yeah...I'm out too...but just a day before AlexanderNevermind!!! LOL

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Pintheshadows1779d ago

The trick is to use a knife and avoid sexual acts entirely. Not that games make you violent or anything. :)

mydyingparadiselost1779d ago

I don't understand, why am I looking at a pic from Viva Pinata :)

B-radical1779d ago (Edited 1779d ago )

What a ridiculous thing to think! *itches skin* It's not like we need video games *itches skin more*.......gonna play some games for a few hours till i pass out

Lol south park

AO1JMM1779d ago

Just about anything can be addictive but like crack? I don't think so.

mydyingparadiselost1779d ago

I used to smoke 6 copies of Bayonetta a day. I even blew out a couple of veins while shooting up PS3 slims. Also sucked some things I wasn't proud of for Street Fighter II quarters.
Don't be like me kids, take 15 minute breaks after every hour of gameplay.

thebudgetgamer1779d ago

That's so stupid I don't even...... I have never not played a game for a few days and then became violently ill due to toxins leaving my body.

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