Analyses | Leisure, culture and arts | 2017-07-26 | HKET

Setting time limits could be a boon for the gaming industry

In order to prevent children from overindulging in gaming, some choose to take the approach of limiting playing time. However, given the current design of video games, installing time limits may actually increase a player’s spending on game items. Although game operators and the gaming industry can benefit from this, it is imperative that players learn how to exercise moderation.

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