Your mother was wrong. Video games aren’t bad for you. They’re actually making your life better and teaching you valuable lessons.

 

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Video games get a lot of Bronx cheer for having a pernicious impact on the youth, but the truth is we can glean plethora of valuable lessons from them and I am not just talking about hand-eye coordination.

Being a gamer does have its perks. Video games have taught me so many things in so many ways that I could never fully articulate my appreciation and gratitude towards them.

 

Take a look at these 12 life lessons I learned from playing video games:

 

1. Red Dead Redemption

 

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2. Angry Birds

 

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3. Need for Speed

 

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4. FIFA

 

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5. Call of Duty

 

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6. Grand Theft Auto V

 

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7. Dark Souls

 

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8. Counter-Strike

 

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9.Terraria

 

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10. Contra

 

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11. Crossy Road

 

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12. Civilization 5

 

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And just in case you didn’t know already, there are no cheat codes and shortcuts in life.

 

Well, these have been some of the lessons I have learned during my gaming journey. Gaming has really taught me so much. I wouldn’t end up as the person I am today if I hadn’t played video games.

 

Have you learned any life lessons from video games? Share your thoughts with us in the comments!

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