I would consider myself a casual gamer. I’ll pick something up, give it a play through and obsessively try to unlock as many achievements as I can, and get lost in it. But once it’s done, then I’ll go for a long drought of not touching the Xbox. But lately, it seems to be all that I’m doing. But I can stop anytime I want.
The same’s not true for everyone though. According to a survey by Clutch, a lot of people are seriously addicted to gaming, and in fact, it’s so pervasive that the WHO is going to officially announce “Video Game Addiction” as a legit thing in 2022. That said, it makes you wonder which games are the ones getting people hooked. The study asked a large group of players which games they played the most, and assigned an ‘addiction score’ to it.
After reading this list, I kind of understand