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A self-confessed video gaming 'addict'

With half of all homes in Britain having at least one computer games console, Panorama reporter Raphael Rowe investigates the effects of becoming addicted to the games.

He meets a 20-year-old who struggles to even turn away from his screen to talk about his attempts to cut down on his online game playing.

Panorama: Addicted to Games?, BBC One, Monday, 6 December at 2030GMT then available in the UK on the BBC iPlayer.

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