When I won my first drawing on a gaming system, I was so excited to join my own age group in the online-portal of gaming. Little did I think of the influences it would have on my own character, slowly but gradually I became absorbed with the ordeal of gaming? Many factors contribute to my strive to escape reality and into a game that I was could be the next hero and the person in control of fate itself. So with this, I became a person whom was among the gamers, looking for the next thrill and escape. My whole being change, I no longer went outside as much, didn't hang/talk with my friends as much, gained weight, became more of an aggressive & defensive person.
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...responsibility, knowing from right & wrong, and understanding of what they’re doing. As for me, gaming was bad I became defiant, irresponsible and aggressive than normal, till it was taken away.
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