Can Video Games Destroy Marriages?

Is World of Warcraft really more addictive than cocaine!?

According to some experts, video game addiction responsible for destroying many marriages and relationships. Instead of spending time with their girlfriend or wives and family, some men are sitting in front of the computer screen or T.V for over eight hours a day escaping reality. World of Warcraft, is the online game getting most of the blame, allows players to create their own fantasy character to complete different adventures. The game has been said to be even more addictive than cocaine! In fact, several people in China have died playing the game because the gamers lacked sleep and nutrition from nonstop playing.

It sounds a bit extreme, but sadly it has happened. So why does it get to that point? Nathan Gehlert, Ph.D. has worked with couples who have dealt with video game addiction.