Is Video Gaming An Addiction? Vice Goes to South Korea to Find Out

By Richard K. Noots

Apparently, there are more people playing League of Legends than there are people in France. Whether or not that matters, the real question is: What makes video games so popular? While America has only in the past ten years really taken their video game culture to a new level, video games in certain Asian cultures have been huge since they first came out. In South Korea, they have buildings on every street solely dedicated to PC gaming. I … Don’t know what to make of that. Do you think that this will cause a social shift in all cultures in the future?