Video games- A Criticism

by ataylor1in6

where it prevails as a habit, it occasions in time the entire destruction of the powers of the mind: it is such an utter loss… that it is not so much to be called a pass-time as kill-time. It conveys no trustworthy information as to facts, it produces no improvement of the intellect, but fills the mind with a mawkish and morbid sensibility, which is directly hostile to the cultivation, invigoration, and enlargement of the nobler faculties of the of the understanding.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge on novels