Gamers hear sounds after play

Video gamers can still hear the sounds from their computer games, such as explosions, screams or music, long after they have finished playing, research suggests.

British psychologists visited online player forums and collected data from 1,244 people who had experienced "game transfer phenomena" in which perceptions, thoughts and behaviours were influenced by playing video game.

Of these, 12% said they had auditory experiences as a result of game