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|Five Points Justifying the Craze Behind Online Games|
|Posted by David Anderson|
|Friday, 14 December 2012 23:02|
Internet games, which used to offer fun and enjoyment to the users even a decade or so back, seem absolutely outdated with the advent of high-end graphics and speedy internet. The youth of the twenty first century classify games like Mario etc as ancient forms of internet gaming. Moreover, kids are little fond of outdoor games today. What are the reasons behind such a situation?
This article provides the readers with 5 different reasons, which justify the crazy affinity teenagers and young people have for online role-playing games, in spite of the fact that sometimes online games cost a bit too much.
Exposure to Newer people
Today’s generation love to socialize like never before and socializing for them means making new friends. Online games provide ample scope for individuals to get in touch with new people within your area i.e. the city or country you live in. Several online games have been designed with the primary focus on particular geographical regions. They help you come across people from your locality. Try it and you shall meet the friend you have been looking for so long.
The Winning Factor
Therefore, what if you are playing with some newly made great friends, there is always a pleasure in winning a game. One might sound selfish, but everything is fair in love and online games! There is an old saying that the pleasure of beating your best friend in a game is more cherished than beating a foe. Moreover, it’s all a healthy competition and there is nothing harmful about it.
The ‘Powerful’ Feeling
While playing an online game you can take up a character who is the personification of valor and heroism. With the weapons and armors you shall feel like most powerful man around. It gives you a reason to be proud of. Well, yes the strength lies within the game only, but what is wrong in enjoying of being powerful for some time.
The ‘Famous’ Feeling
Playing an online game not only gives a powerful feeling, sometimes it makes you feel famous as well. With power comes fame. Thus you will be renowned ion your world. Think about the influence you shall have upon other players, being a character of your fame and power. Others would look up to you with reverence. People who are quite outside are now the stars of their own worlds.
The ‘Know-it-all’ Feeling
With the many puzzles and quests that come with several online games. When a player solves a puzzle or answers all the questions of a quest he gets a feeling that he probably knows it all.
The coming years would undoubtedly see some better aspects to online gaming. With the development of the technological aspects, gaming experiences would be all the more fun-filled. It is true that online games build an alternative reality for human beings and some of them grow such a fondness for this world that they start living upon it. Yet, the underlying fact is that there is no harm in having a world of one’s own, where one can live according to his or her own terms.