Chances are that your child’s favorite mobile or console game is teaching them to gamble. Welcome to the world of loot boxes.
Game developers are really good at influencing your behavior. They have become masters at using behavioral psychology and data to change how you spend your time and money. If your kids plays any mobile or console games, you need to teach them how to deal with these influences.
In this episode of the Digital Parenting Podcast, we cover topics in the news you need to know about, and we chat with Mitchell Waters about video game addiction in our culture today. In addition, we provide a free resource to help parents determine how concerned they should be with their child’s gaming behavior.
If your child plays videos games, chances are you have heard about Fortnite. Like many games, the social aspect of playing is a central theme of the game, and this presents a big problem.