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When it introduced the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1985, Nintendo has become a household?
Although Sony invented a lot of electronic products such as transistor radios and video recorders its best sold product of all time is a video game console?
Between 2006 and 2007 the video game industry increased with 40% having revenue of $18.8 billion in 2007?
The video game console market is one of the fastest growing in consumer electronics, with more than 60 million sold in 2007.One of the markets that grows the fastest in consumer electronics is the video game console which sold more than 60 million in 2007?
Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony, use chemicals such as polyvinyl chloride (PVC), phthalates, beryllium and bromine in the manufacturing of their products?
65 % of the Americans play computer games?
The average game player age is 35, while 25% of the game players are under 18, 49% are between 18-49 years old and 26 % of the game players are over 50?
40 % of the game players are women while the other 60% are men?
The average number of years that a person played computer games is 13, of which the average for men is 15 and the average for women is 12?
59 % of those who play computer games do it with other people in person?
38 % of the households in the United States of America own a video game console?
94 % of the times when video games are bought the parents are there?
63 % of the parents actually do believe that computer and video games are a good part of their children’ life?
83 % of the times children received the permission from their parents to buy video games or to play computer games?
72 % of the people who play computer games believe that it’s fun for the entire family?
71 % of the parents play computer games with their children because they ask them to?
66 % of the parents believe that playing computer games with their children is a good way to socialize with them?
50 % of the parents play computer games with their children just to find out about the game content?
75 % of the parents think that parental control on video games is a good idea?
80 % of the parents decide how much time their children should play computer games?
72 % of the parents decide how much time their children are allowed to surf the internet?
56 % of the people who play online computer games are men?
44 % of the people who play online computer games are women?
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