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Study says computer games 'may be good for children'

Children who spend hours playing computer games may actually be doing themselves some good, according to a controversial three-year university study published yesterday.

Online role-playing games - where players compete against other, unseen players - may give young people vital lessons in learning about other races, the opposite sex and those with disabilities.

Researchers from Brunel University spent three years studying 13-16-year-olds who play a leading web-based game.

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emptiness3703d ago

"...may give young people vital lessons in learning about other races, the opposite sex and those with disabilities..."

wtf!? maybe if the child is 5 years old but it isn't going to do that for these punks who think life is all about money, ho's, and power...

what a stupid and REDICULOUS study...