Brian Thoele-Neirro writes:
"Not a lot of things can stop a passionate gamer from doing what he (or she) tends to do best. But someone who owns in a video game might not be owning IRL (in real life) due to dedicating too much time to gaming. And yes, believe it or not, real life does exist, and we kind of have to do well in it sometimes (*cough* school). But there's good news! There are several ways to balance school and video games so that you can win both the virtual and the real world."