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While computer games are mostly played for fun and entertainment, there are other advantages of computer games too. If your kids are online, they're old enough to know about computer security practices, phishing, p2p file-sharing, and apps. Remi coulom (left) and his computer program, crazy stone, take on grandmaster norimoto yoda in the game of go. This lesson is about computer games it gives students a chance to express their opinions about gaming. Do video games inspire violent behavior and on his computer hard drive they found information on weapons magazine capacities this article was originally published with the title how violent video games really affect kids.