It was only in the 1970s that video games began to become a tool for entertainment and fun. Since then, the video game and computer games industry has not looked back. The entertainment industry saw video games grow at galloping speed in the coming decades. In the world of technology and innovation, computer games have played an important role.

They are constantly developing new strategies, techniques such that the games become more and more attractive and exciting. Interestingly, video games can be played on a handheld device, mobile phones, dedicated game consoles, and computers, among other options. The interactivity of video games increases the popularity and growth of the industry.

There are many different types of companies that make computer games. Usually, the majority of the company specializes in a certain category of games. Therefore, each of these companies tends to meet the needs of a certain and specific age group. The variety of video games that are present on the date is indeed fascinating and an achievement. It surely deserves to be mentioned when we talk about this booming industry. Games include adventure games, action games, educational and knowledge games, simulations or role-playing games, practice games, math games, logic games, and strategy and management games, among other types.

On the other hand, there is a large investment of several million dollars that is essential for the design and development of these video games. However, the market is still one that has exponential growth and is still booming.

Various experts and specialists have conducted research in this field. They have concluded that these games are extremely important as they are beneficial in the following ways:
Increases the skill and level of imagination of the player
In addition, one becomes faster and the reaction speed is unimaginable
They teach children and adolescents some basic skills in an enjoyable way
· A child or even an adult acquires a very complex skill with the help of computer games
With the help of computer simulations, educational institutions support vocational and multidisciplinary learning
· Interestingly, research has shown that computer games have been an exemplary tool to solve problems such as confined spaces, heights and phobia.
· In addition, language and learning disabilities have also been cured with the use of computer games.

Basically the underlying factor is that gamers shouldn't get addicted to video games. In that case, the benefits would work at the optimal level. Furthermore, innocent children should not be fooled by acts of aggression and violence as many of the video games show. Parents should pay close attention that a video game should not adversely affect the behavior and thinking of their children.

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· Interestingly, research has shown that computer games have been an exemplary tool to solve problems such as confined spaces, heights and phobia.