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Fighting Games Make You Smarter

Fighting games; they’re all about violence, death and gore aren’t they, Fox News?

No, they’re not. Fighting games, like other game genres, are packed full of positive benefits for your mind and your life and are so effective at training your brain that they can even be put to good use as a tool for personal development and self improvement. How? Two words: Decision making. Fighting games are, in essence, a fast-paced decision making activity. Their benefit in terms of self improvement is that they teach our brains how to make good decisions in minimal time. They force us to carry a great deal of information at one time and to make snap second decisions based on knowledge, odds and analysis. . .

Don't Throw A Party Without These Video Games Inspired Drinks

Throwing a party? Want to show off your style? Check out these amazing video games inspired drinks. Your first games drink: Sonic The Hedgehog  Sonic the Hedgehog shot Ingredients: -1 part grenadine -2 parts Menthomint Schnapps -4 parts Blue Curacao Directions: Pour in the grenadine first. Then layer the Mentholmint schnapps and Blue Curacao on …

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Game Dev Says The AI He’s Building For A Game Could Be Used For War

Marek Rosa is CEO and founder of Keen Software House, an independent game developer famous for building open-world construction games Space Engineers and Medieval Engineers. Rosa has thrown $10million of his own money, and over a year and a half of his time (and counting), working towards his goal: He dreams of building genuine machine-based …

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How To Make Work More Fun By Using Gamification And Game Design Theory

If you love gaming but don’t love work, here’s a bit of good news. You can use the principles of game design and gamification to turn your work into a game. That’s precisely what big businesses are beginning to do. Enterprises have been captivated by gamification for the past few years, and more and more …

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