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I did a report on the benefits of video games and I can confirm this is true.
There has been a study where surgeons who played video games actually had better results, little kids who play games such as mine craft at an early age are more creative & scored higher in intelligence tests, and reports of kids saving their families from car accidents because they learn to drive from games such as Grand theft auto & Mario kart. Ever since video games got popular, violent crimes in the real world has actually been declining.
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