Gamers and Schizoids Make the Same Mistakes

The Italian psychologists made a research and found out that the people addicted to the computer games are unable to analyze their mistakes. The specialists had tested the group of 20 gamers and compared the results with the ones of the average people with different hobbies. The tasks were the same. The analysis of these people’s answers showed that though the both groups had the same intellectual level, the fans of the computer games continue repeated making the previous mistakes.

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The first video game

When you are absorbed into some sort of activity, you certainly start wondering where this activity has its roots. Thus, as I’m an active gamer, I got interested in who the inventor of the first video game was.

You have probably never thought of what the first video game looked like and who was the inventor. Nevertheless, it’s a very interesting fact, that the first video game was not invented like a separate product. All the best inventions are the side results of one big deal, you surely know that!

So, let’s go back to 1958. Exactly at this time a famous nuclear physicist Willy Higinbotham invented the first primitive video game, but that was only a start of the whole era of modern games we love so much.

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