Do you enjoy playing StarCraft, Call of Duty, or even Grand Theft Auto? Great news, these games could be making you smarter!

According to modern research, various video games are actually making you smarter!

So, do you prefer a first person shooter? MMORPG? Maybe strategic games are more your style? Well, here's the list of games and how they improve your brain!

"That's right dear, not only am I saving the virtual world, but I'm getting smarter while I do it!"

(But Honestly, If you're telling a gamer to keep gaming... isn't that like giving a 12pack to a drunk?)

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