A day or two after I moved in, one of my roommates, Ben, and I began to discuss our previous involvement in competitive video games, specifically the game Starcraft.I mentioned how I took the game very seriously and “was very good”.This is something I found out in September 2009, when I started to play them again. I moved out there to get away from Calgary and to experience something new.It was also a challenge to myself to see if I could move to another city and make new friends.Free Guide: The #1 question I get is what do I fill my time with?Download 60 new hobby ideas including my top five and other tips I’ve put together for gamers. People aren’t going to stop playing video games by studying more.
Maybe you even type “How to quit playing video games” into Google. A bunch of crap that doesn’t work at all, because the people who wrote the articles wrote what the What the fuck? Going to a friends house seems like good advice, except their friends are likely also playing video games, so now you are just making the problem worse, and limiting the time you play never works at all.Growing up I played video games as much as I possibly could.It got to the point where I would refuse to even do any chores around the house because that would take time away from playing video games.From here I moved onto Counterstrike 1.6, which ended up being the game I would play the most.I competed competitively in Counterstrike 1.6, playing in both CAL and CEVO leagues. My CS 1.6 team would practice every day between 4-8 hours (as a team). After my CS 1.6 career ended, I started to play World of Warcraft.