News articles from various sources about gaming addiction.
Christina Cordell: "A Survivor of EverQuest Addiction"
A frequent participant in the SpousesAgainstEverQuest mailing list was charged with manslaughter after playing the game and losing track of her daughter who was trapped in a hot car.
An Elf's Progress
An article by Clive Thompson about the addictive nature of online games. (March 07, 2005)
Written by Dmitri Williams, this article discussing the amount of time which people spend playing online games and whether virtual communities detract from real-life communities. (February 02, 2005)
Ariadne - Understanding MMORPG Addiction
A paper on addiction to massive multiplayer online games by Nick Yee. (October 01, 2002)
CBS News: EverQuest Or Evercrack?
Discusses the destructive nature that online game addiction can have on families and individuals. (August 06, 2002)
CNET: When games stop being fun
About EverQuest addiction and game addiction. (April 12, 2002)
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