Ever since the World Health Organisation classified gaming addiction as a disorder in 2018, the discussion about how much gaming is healthy has taken on a greater significance.
It’s not just how long people are playing for, either. Questions about who they’re playing with and how much money they’re spending are also being asked more often.
From screen time limits to content filters, Xbox are hoping a new app will help families with their household gaming dilemmas.
“We want to provide an easy and convenient way for parents and families to manage their gaming experiences,” says Dave McCarthy, one of the brains behind the project.