Why do kids love to play video games so much?

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Kids and video games

The vast majority of kids love to play video games.  I see kids of all ages begging their parents to use their iPads and phones. My kids would play video games all day if I let them.  What is it about video games that appeals so much to kids?  Is it the forbidden fruit? Some kind of brain stimulation?

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