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Is eSports rewiring our brains?

Hundreds of thousands of years of natural selection have shaped us into the finely tuned animals we are today – but evolution never stops. Just as technology has shifted our physiology, now eSports is set to mould future generations’ minds.

With games that require the ability to make snap decisions and shift between tasks at the speed of thought, eGamers are developing new neural pathways that allow them to apply improved focus, yet seamlessly switch between multiple tasks without losing concentration.

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