10 Bizzare Facts About South Korea’s Gaming Culture
It’s interesting to note that while gaming addiction is a big problem in South Korea, the rate of illegal drug usage is one of the lowest in the world. In 2011, there were a reported 7011 drug related arrests, while the US had 1.6 million in 2010. The US has roughly six times the population of South Korea, so the number of US arrests divided by six would be roughly 260 000 – still 37 times more than South Korea. Could it be possible that the lack of drugs is forcing people to look for other means of escapism?