Category Archives: Gaming
Once upon a time the majority of young boys dedicated themselves to playing sports outside. It was a thrill and a challenge to get up in front of everyone and score a touchdown or a home run. Growing up almost every boy was introduced to the male hierarchy through their fathers. They were told to enjoy being physically active, eating a balanced diet and being strong and faster. Preferably being better than everyone else so they could have a chance at playing sport professionally. Along came video games and suddenly more and more boys started to have more fun playing on their consoles than going out to play with their friends. Slowly but surely their friends also got into video games and thus the competitive lifestyle went online. If you were to do a poll and ask young boys and men what kind of video game do they like the most, they would almost certainly pick first-person shooting games. But why is this?
It can be easy to get swept up in your work and family life; before you know it, you’re stuck in a routine, and any free time you find, is used to relax. If you’re in the midst of a hectic lifestyle, you might think that the last thing you want to do is more activities. However, a hobby or a pastime that you enjoy is the perfect way to blow off some steam, alleviate some stress, and refocus your mind for an hour or so on a regular basis. And, what better hobby to take up than something you enjoyed when you were younger? Not only will it mean that you’re doing an activity that contributes to your well being and health, but you’ll also bring up all those great memories, with plenty of fun too.
Whether you like to admit it or not, there’s still an element inside of you that loves all of your childhood memories and toys. There’s something really magical about digging out all of your old toys and reliving all of those wonderful memories that you had with them. One downside of becoming an adult is that playing with some of these toys is now considered ‘weird’. Luckily, there are still toys that you can obtain (or dig out of the loft) that aren’t frowned upon so that you can enjoy your toys again and release the man child inside of you. Here are some things that you could do to release him, and relive the past like you desire.
Macs for gaming? No thank you! There is a perception that Apple Macs are not the best hardware for gamers, and the legend is true. The problem is that they don’t have the same variety as the standard laptops. Plus, Apple is exclusive and that can lead to problems for interactive gamers. However, businessmen who like to game on the side should fear not. For all of their inadequacies, there are ways to optimize Apple products so that they run like a dream. Fellow geeks, these are the hacks you need to know if you are an Apple-loving gamer.
Video games have renewed renown and potential, especially as the graphics and their capabilities soar. In the future, gaming will be virtual, we will become immersed in alternative realities where we star as the protagonist. The potential of gaming is just getting started, and it is guaranteed to increase as personal computers and laptops improve. Already there is a huge market for people who watch others play video games. PewDiePie has made his Let’s Play commentary brand-worthy, and he is now worth over $20 million USD.