5 Reasons Why Playing Video Games is Good for you

Tuan Nguyen
7 min readAug 29, 2021

Video games don’t deserve the bad raps they often get. Here are the ones that shaped me (literally and figuratively).

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The first video game ever created was all the way back in 1958. Since then, the global gaming market has grown tremendously and is worth USD 173.70 billion in 2020, according to Mordor Intelligence.