Originally Posted by Audioboxer
Gambling is a form of illness for many, just like drug abuse. Chemical dependency and gambling are pretty linked in the brain in some ways.
Yes, dopamine is your brain telling you it is enjoying what you're doing.
It is manipulated by sinister forces that you have no personal control over by things like "Game Design" to trick poor vulnerable videogamers into having fun and eliciting a conditioned response.
Chemical dependency is fucking chemical dependency