CAPE TOWN – Die hard video gamers worldwide set Twitter by celebrating National Video Games Day. Not only did they pour their hearts out on which video game was nearest and dearest to their heart, they also explained why video games had made a difference in their lives.

here’s what some had to say about “NationalVideoGamesDay

E3 (@E3):Every day is #NationalVideoGamesDay, right?

Keelmaygaming (@Keelmaygaming): I love the fact that today is #NationalVideoGamesDay and @SnoopDogg supports it. ??☞?? #COOLAID #PS4 #gamerlife #HighScore

Baseball by BSmile (@BSmile): It’s #NationalVideoGamesDay ~ Atari video game baseball I played as a kid vs MLB The Show 16, hardly any difference! 

 Hair of the Dogcast (@HOTDogcast): Today’s pickup! Fun zombie beat em up on the Sega Dreamcast. #NationalVideoGamesDay 

Nick (@rocker0407): Happy #NationalVideoGamesDay to the game I just can’t stop playing @PlayOverwatch

Disneyland Today (@DisneylandToday): They’ve got gadgets & gizmos aplenty at Flounder’s Fun ‘n’ Games Arcade! Stop by to enjoy #NationalVideoGamesDay! 

TechRadar (@techradar): Rocking a Nintendo DS? Here’s the best games you can play on #NationalVideoGamesDay

Electronic Arts (@EA): Happy #NationalVideoGamesDay!

@EASPORTSUFC @EAMaddenNFL @EASPORTSNHL 

9GAG (@0GAG): True gamers never die. We respawn. Happy #NationalVideoGamesDay

What is your most memorable game from your childhood? What game/s are you currently playing? Follow the conversation on Twitter at @theyoungindy using the hashtag #NationalVideoGamesDay

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