Do video games really affect the environment, if it’s so in what ways? The infographic clearly depicts all the negative affect that video games have on the environment. Each year Nintendo sells game consoles and video games that weigh nearly 2.5 billion lbs of which only 1.72 million pounds is recycled by the Nintendo. It would take around 1,453 years to recycle the total games and consoles sold out by the Nintendo from the time of its launch into video game market.
A study has proved that there are more number of video games than humans in real existence and the plastic utilized for manufacturing games and consoles will not decompose that easily in the earth when compared to other types of plastic.