• Study: Playing Minecraft could boost your creativity-with some caveats

    4 monthes ago - By Ars Technica

    Iowa State University psychologist Douglas Gentile's latest study suggests that playing some video games, like Minecraft , can have a positive impact on creativity.
    Minecraft is one of the most popular computer games, having sold more than 100 million copies since its release in 2011. Claims that it boosts creativity have been circulating for several years, and now there's a bit of scientific evidence to back up that claim, according to the results of a new study published in Creativity Research Journal.
    Co-author Douglas Gentile is a psychologist at Iowa State University. His speciality...
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