On the Prevalence of Addicted or Problematic Gaming in Finland

Addict Behav Rep. 2019 Nov 6;10:100225. doi: 10.1016/j.abrep.2019.100225. eCollection 2019 Dec.


We bring attention to a notable unreported "gaming addiction" or "problem gaming" prevalence data set that adds significantly to both the DSM-5's call for further Internet Gaming Disorder research as well as many other scientific encouragements for more wide-ranging reports on the topic.

Keywords: Finland; Gaming disorder; Internet gaming disorder; Prevalence.