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Who said all that online gaming wouldn't pay off someday

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and then there was this...

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Did you know that most openwheel race car drivers use game simulators to sharpen their skills and some to learn or practice different circuits?

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There was a sci-fi story a few years back about kids playing battle-sim games and getting really good at it. Turned out the "sims" were hooked to real weapons, in a real war. I think the idea was also stolen for the movie Toys.

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