Gaming Expands Social Lives of Players (image) North Carolina State University Caption A study from North Carolina State University finds that online gaming is augmenting, not limiting, the social lives of players. Credit Nick Taylor Usage Restrictions Photo credit must be given. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.