What is the best mindset for winning games?
Skills and motoric abilities are definitely important for being good at competitive gaming. Nevertheless, if you don’t have the right mindset, it can cost you a lot. In this article, you can read about probably the best mindset for winning games.
Focus on your game
There are many things that have an impact on your game, but you can’t control them all. Things like FPS, ping, cheaters, game glitches and other stuff can really make your performance better or worse. Indeed, you can improve some of these things such as FPS or ping. But, when it comes to other players (cheaters, smurfs) and the game itself (glitches, unbalanced gameplay), there is nothing you can do about it.
If you think about the mentioned things, it will just make you angry and frus...
How to practice in-game reactions?
Practicing different aspects of the game is very important for improving your in-game performance. However, there are some things, like reactions, that you should practice outside of the game in order to be better. In this article, you can read how to practice in-game reactions.
Reactions are more about genes and less about practice
Unfortunately, reaction time highly depends on our talent. In other words, if you are not born with good reactions, you will have a rough time trying to improve them. Nevertheless, you can always make your reaction time at least 10-20% better if you know how to practice in-game reactions properly. Although it doesn’t sound too much to you, that can make a difference between losing and winning.
Also, there are games that don’t ...
How to deal with tilt?
Tilt is an inevitable part of life in general. However, it particularly manifests itself in a competitive environment such as Esports. In this article, you can learn about some of the best ways to deal with tilt.
What is the tilt?
In a gaming sense, the tilt is basically a synonym for rage. That’s a term that we use for the situation when we express our anger. It happens when reality doesn’t meet our expectations. For example, when the enemy’s jungler steals your Dragon in LoL, you get angry because you didn’t expect that.
Sports simulation gamers perhaps have the biggest problem to deal with tilt as it is really hard to control everything at once. So many players left FIFA and PES because these games have so many glitches and bugs...
How to become a pro gamer?
Esports is gradually becoming more popular every day. A couple of years ago, the majority of kids dreamed about becoming a professional football or basketball player. That is changing slowly as there are more young people every day who dream about becoming a professional gamer. But, the question is – how to become a pro gamer?
Pick the right game
Playing different games is fun, but it is also a pleasure that you have to get rid of in order to become a pro gamer. Of course, there are plenty of pro gamers who play different games occasionally. Nevertheless, they mostly played only one game until they mastered it. Therefore, you should try out as many games as possible and choose the one that suits you the most.
It’s very important to reveal if you feel more comfort...
How to beat stronger players?
Unless you are a real pro, you will always have to face stronger players than you. They might be better in a few segments of the game or they can be better in each aspect of the game. It’s not fun to play against stronger players, but there are are some things you can do in order to better your chances to beat stronger players.
Exploit their weaknesses
No matter how good someone is, he or she definitely has some weaknesses. Your job is to discover those weaknesses and try to exploit them. No one likes to face people who know their weaknesses. Imagine that you are bad at defending wings in FIFA 19, and your opponent is constantly attacking your wing-backs. Of course, that is going to annoy you and you will eventually lose the game.
Therefore, you need to make ...
When is the right time to take a break from gaming?
Although it sounds ridiculous, people can suffer from gaming burnout. It can easily affect your life as a whole. So, there is a time when you just should just take a break from gaming.
What is gaming burnout?
Just like any other activity, gaming can also cause something called burnout. Basically, it is the mental and physical state when a person feels very tired, depressed and lethargic. You just don’t have the will to do things and every task looks hard. It perhaps looks silly to talk about burnout and gaming in the same context. Nevertheless, that’s a real thing.
If you feel all these symptoms and you are not sure what the cause is, maybe you should check the time tracker on your game console...
Why you should prefer Premade over SoloQ matches?
In most of team-based video games, there are two types of matchmaking: Premade and SoloQ. Both Premade and SoloQ matches have their advantages and disadvantages. However, there are some reasons why you should prefer Premade over SoloQ matches.
What is the difference between Premade and SoloQ matches?
In team-based video games such as Overwatch, Rainbow Six Siege, CS:GO and others, you can choose if you want to match-up with completely random people or with the players that you know. If you choose to play on your own, that’s SoloQ matchmaking. On the other hand, if you invite your friends to the game, that’s Premade matchmaking.
You avoid trolls and flamers
Although it’s possible that your Premade teammate gets mad at you, it will happen m...
How to warm up for a game properly?
Warming up for an eSports game is equally important as warming up for any other Sports game. The principles are the same, but there are some differences in practice. If you don’t know how to warm up for a game properly, read this article.
Don’t avoid going to the gym
Despite computer games not being physically demanding, it’s important for any gamer to be in great shape in order to perform well. If you look at professional eSports players, you’ll hardly see overweighted players. It’s becoming more and more common for eSports players to work out. There is a reason behind it.
No matter what game you play, you need to be 100% focused at least 20-30 minutes. That requires a lot of energy...
How to develop the right strategy in a game?
Developing the correct strategy in a game is important not only in Strategy games but in all kinds of games. If you want to be the last man standing, you need to find a way to develop the right strategy in the game, which is going to help you in the long run.
Why is the right strategy so important?
Every game has some part that you just have to think through before pursuing. In CS:GO that’s the game economy, in LoL those are the different game objectives like Turrets and Drakes, in PUBG and Fortnite those are the resources. So, you must check these things out before you can do anything at all.
What is the best way to develop the right strategy in a game?
Truly, every game is so different, and you cannot develop the same strategy for all of them...
What are the best ways for improving your game sense?
Each game has three aspects: mechanics, team communication and game sense. Mastering one of those will make you better than the majority of players. Mastering all three will make you an elite player. If you are good in terms of game mechanics and know how to communicate with teammates, but struggle with the game sense, here are a couple of the best ways for improving your game sense.
What is your game sense?
Prediction is a very important part of competitive gaming. If you want to beat your opponents in any game, you need to know what they are going to do next. Also, if you play FPS games, you need to know how much time you approximately need to get from point A to point B...