Stop finding games boring
Rediscover your love of gaming
Need help loving games again? You’ve come to the right place
Finding games boring and need some inspiration to get out of your gaming rut? We’ve got a simple three step process to follow:
- Establish you have a bored problem
- Identify the causes of it
- Find solutions to fix it
Why this site exists
After 30 years of gaming, I reached a horrible realisation that I’m no longer enjoying games all that much.
This site is an attempt to make sense of that – explore the reasons I feel this way and hopefully try and find some solutions.
Gaming is not a hobby I want to have to phase out. But unless I can rediscover that love of gaming, and stop finding games boring and a drain on my time rather than a good use of it, it’s something I’ll have to do.
Follow my journey to loving games again…
A regularly updated blog of gaming news, reflections, solutions, gaming diaries and game reviews.
Do you want to maximise your enjoyment of gaming? Write about games either in a gaming journal or publicly and reap the benefits.
Do you get bored quickly when focusing all your energy on just one game? Fix this by having multiple games on the go at the same time!
Start keeping a gaming journal if you find games boring. It helps promote gaming mindfulness and focus in on the experiences to seek or avoid.
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Once ridiculed by South Park, game streaming is now huge. Dive in and join communities, watch the most skilled gamers and discover new games.
Learning game development can help you enjoy games again by learning how they work or bringing your ideas to life.
Tune into gaming documentaries to learn about how games are made and discover all the juicy drama and backstabbing of the gaming industry.
New games broaden our horizons but lack the comfort and immediate enjoyment of the familiar. Find help discovering which is currently right for you.
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Far from “playing it wrong,” speedrunning can make games fun again, and makes you part of one of the most wholesome communities around.