Modern day research into the effects of video games is jam-packed with tiny nuggets of info on how they alter our thoughts and behaviour. And guess what? Most of it is really positive.
Although opinion is generally divided on the subject, there is a noticeable trend in the field: video games will make you into an intellectual super soldier.
Okay, so maybe they don’t quite have that effect, but there’s an array of skills and cool effects that regular controller (or mouse) bashing will help to evolve.