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Video games are electronic programs with specific rules, played by one or more users.
Video games can be played either on a personal computer, mobile phone and tablet or on special consoles. A scene as well as the characters or actors are depicted on the monitor. The gamer can react to the action on the screen using a keyboard, mouse, touch screen or external control modules. Often the challenge of a video game is defined by levels of success, such as the collection of points or achieving a goal.
China is restricting the time children are allowed to play online video games to three hours a week. Authorities say those under 18 can only play between 8 pm and 9 pm on Fridays and the weekend. Gaming companies are expected to enforce these rules.