Struggling With a New Video Game? These 3 Tips Will Make You a Better Player

May 10, 2018

Ann Tancio

The weather has been terrible for… ever?

When it’s rainy outside, boredom can easily set in. And that’s when you know it’s time for a new game. There are plenty of great games out there to chose from, too. In 2017, the value of the video game market in the U.S. was approximately $18.4 billion. Since there are so many options, it really doesn’t matter what game you start playing, the only thing that matters is how to get good at playing it.

Whether you’re playing a sports game, a strategy game, or a first-person shooter, there are a few things you can do to set yourself up for gaming success. Here are some excellent ways to master any new game you plan on giving a try this year:


  1. Play as much as you can — The best way to get good at anything is to do it as much as possible. Video games are no exception. Even if you are terrible the first 100 times you play a game, as long as you stick with it and keep practicing, you’re going to figure it out and will get much better.
  2. Checkout YouTube videos — There are walkthroughs and live streams available online for just about any video game. Some games have so much going on, it can seem nearly impossible to learn everything about them. Luckily there are people in the gaming community who spend their entire lives doing just that — so take advantage of that and check out some helpful gaming videos.
  3. Improve your gaming setup — If you’re just playing your video games in an old wooden chair or standing up, you won’t be able to feel comfortable playing. If you’re not comfortable while you play, you’re not going to play all that well. Consider swapping those uncomfortable chairs for huge bean bag chairs. Bean bag gaming chairs are perfect options for any level of gamer. If you’re going to sit down and play a game for longer than 10 to 15 minutes, you need to make sure you’re comfortable — huge bean bag chairs can help with that.

Good luck mastering whatever new game you are playing. If you want to find some terrific huge bean bag chairs in order to improve your gaming experience, give Sumo Lounge a call today.

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