I am one of those people who truly believes that video games are capable of being art. I think that they can have as much to teach us as books, TV, and films and I take am strongly opposed to media outlets who claim they are merely devices which turn children into psychopaths.
In this article published by Answers, you can read about 10 life lessons video games can teach us. Skyrim taught us to explore our surroundings and go off the beaten path, co-op games taught us about cooperation, whilst Mass Effect taught us that not everything has a good ending! I greatly enjoyed this article and I think you will too. You can read it HERE.