Gaming is a fantastic hobby. We can visit worlds and adventures we’d never otherwise be able to see. We can become champions at sports and test our skills and reflexes with fast-moving, action-packed titles. In short, gaming is nothing short of awesome. Unfortunately, though, games require time and as our lives get busier we often have less and less spare time available to enjoy our favorite hobby. To help combat this, here are 10 tips to help you make the most of your limited gaming time.
Fast travel is a player’s best friend in just about any open world RPG, no matter how pretty and varied the environments are. In most games, fast travel is as simple as accessing a certain point to allow players to return to it later and from elsewhere. In some games even that isn’t necessary, and points can be unlocked even more simply.
Yes, yes, let’s get it out of the way first – Minecraft. Minecraft won’t be on the list because it’s just to obvious. People have built some really amazing stuff in Minecraft, from functioning computers to extremely detailed replicas of entire fantasy worlds – we usually manage a 2×2 house before we lose interest, but then we usually also don’t have the patience to wait in front of the microwave while it heats our hot-pockets, so there is a reason for that.
It’s a difficult topic for sure – Fortnite is the most popular game in the world, and as such, there’s a good chance that you and your friends all play it…probably even together. This poses an interesting problem: You probably want to improve your skills and play better, but with your friends looking over your shoulder, that’s not so easy to do – not to mention that you may get some dubious advice and ‘tricks’ from other players anyway.