It can be good advice, even if you were just about to crash through to the next level.Why? Too much of anything is just too much. It's true that some studies have showncertain video games can improve hand-eye coordination,
Really overdoing video games also could affect other important stuff, like friendships and how well a kid does in school. And kids who play violent video games might act more aggressively.
It's hard to get enough active play and exercise if you're always inside playing video games. And without enough exercise, kids can become overweight.