Gone is the time when kids use to wake up early in the morning to go outside and play in the parks and playgrounds. Such scenarios are rarely witnessed today, especially in the high-end societies.
And the change in time has also replaced the games that kids of 90s grew up playing. Digital games have become the game changer.
Mobile phones, personal computer are the new playgrounds and becoming the master of these games is the new fantasies of kids as well as youngster. We all know the stories of crazy impact that Pokemon Go left on its users.
Similarly, another game Clash of Clan is also having a same impact. A person won’t give attention to any message from school or home but if the notification blinks, “Your army is ready to take into battle” they stop there and with full interest they do the attack.
No doubt that these games are designed keeping the interest of the gamers especially of youngsters in mind. But this is not it. Older generations are also gearing up to try their hand on new technologies.
Avinash Kumar (22) an engineering student, shares, “Playing video games helps me to refresh my mind and I love ploting new strategies to win new levels.”. Further, he shares that instead of going outside, he is happy to play games in his home asit is an easy and comfortable way to play.
Whereas, another school-going kid, Namish (12), says, “I use to play online games as it provides me fun and joy, there’s no need to go outside when we are provided with every single games online, whether cricket, football or even roadside games like marbles.”
Amongst these youngsters talking about their love for digital games, Sunil (41) self- employed, shares, “I have seen the time when we use to play in the sharp sunny day without any fear and mobiles phones were just meant to make and receive calls.
“While today, using mobile phones and many other such gadgets have become the equipment to have fun. They are being designed this way,” add Sunil.
He also wonders as to how everyone, who is addictive to play games digitally, is just running to break records to become king among others. Well, it can be said that every coin has its head and tail, and likewise, as the time is changing the priorities and choices of people are also changing.
Mobile phones, personal computer are the new playgrounds and becoming the master of these games is the new fantasies of kids as well as youngster