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How to Control E Rage

Updated on March 27, 2012

No One Likes a Rager

E rage is a cancer that plagues the online gaming community. Many of us are unaware on how to control this monster and because of this lowers ones gaming experience.

What is E Rage?

E rage is the uncontrollable anger and frustration that is experienced in online game play. This can lead to excessive trolling and explosive online behavior. E rage is especially prominent in experienced players directed towards more unskilled players.

Be a Team Player

Don't be Dead Weight

Tips on Controlling E Rage

To know how to control E rage, we must first know where the E rage comes from. A main reason for E rage stems from the extreme desire to win. Everyone has the desire to win it is a driving factor in our society. Having the desire to win is one thing, but taking a win more seriously than the well being and feelings of others tends to cross of the rage side. It is called rage not competitive anger. Asses why you are playing video games in the first place. If you are playing to have fun, it does not make a lot of sense to spend the whole game raging. That does not sound like fun at all! If you are playing to win and gain an edge, why waste your energy on raging instead of trying to win. A person only can influence so much and rage lowers the amount of influence that a person can do. This does not only apply to video games, but also real life. Rage destroys more than it provides. This should be an important tool in your arsenal against E rage.

Have fun

Video Games are Supposed to be Fun

Video games are great entertainment under the right philosophy. One should always view video games as a source of pleasure and entertainment. No one likes a rager. Wouldn't you rather be the person that helps people have fun than someone who bickers and complains the whole time. Life is too short to be filled with nothing but anger.

Anger is a Disease

Anger is a disease that we must work on to destroy and rid ourselves of. Anger stems from insecurity and resentment bad qualities that weigh down success and achievement. Anger is a poison that always leads to trouble and despair. Aspire to be a positive person and the results we be astronomical. Whether you would like to find the fine back in video games or gain a competitive edge maintaining a level head and controlling E rage is a leap in the right direction.

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    • passthejelly profile imageAUTHOR

      Mark Passarelli 

      7 years ago from Lakewood Colorado

      Controlling your rage is about keeping your cool when situations get bad or unfavorable. I can already tell that you lack the ability to control your own emotions just by your comment. Taking the game seriously is fine, but acting like a victim and acting hostile is not what breeds quality players. You need to do some serious self reflection and soul searching if you want to get rid of your rage for good my friend.

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      Useless article 

      7 years ago

      If you think not taking it so seriously is the only way to control rage, then you are sorely mistaken. What about people aspiring to be pro gamers? "Stop taking it so seriously" is your only piece of advice? Why not teach us skills on how to control it and not just spout off a cliché phrase? That is not what makes a quality article.

    • passthejelly profile imageAUTHOR

      Mark Passarelli 

      7 years ago from Lakewood Colorado

      Exactly. People get to intense when they play League and sometimes you have to step back and not take the game to serious. Yeah everyone wants to win but it is more important to focus on playing well and having a good time. Thanks for the comment and best of luck on the fields of justice!

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      eman 

      7 years ago

      true you just say don't take it so serouis.

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      Jimmy The Rage 

      7 years ago

      You don't really explain how to control it. I guess another laptop will be destroyed.

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