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13 Pains Only Gamers Will Know

Games are supposed to be fun, right? But sometimes, they just can’t help but cause you pain. Keep calm and play PlayStation®4 games on your smartphone anytime and anywhere at home with the Xperia Z3.

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1. Not answering the phone/door because you can’t pause the game while online.

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2. Having to eat with no hands because you can't afford to take your hands off the gamepad.

You are a pig – a bad pig – but at least that sniper hasn't got you yet.
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You are a pig – a bad pig – but at least that sniper hasn't got you yet.

3. Instantly regretting whatever name you decided to give you character.

Turns out that elven names can get really annoying after a while – who would've guessed?
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Turns out that elven names can get really annoying after a while – who would've guessed?

4. Spending so long creating a character with a face that looks like yours that you forget what your face looks like.

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Like semantic satiation, but for your actual face.

5. Too many games, not enough time.

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6. Dying just before a checkpoint.

An old school pain, sure, but a #pain nonetheless.
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An old school pain, sure, but a #pain nonetheless.

7. Needing to go to work to buy games. Can't play games because you have to go to work.

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"Oh come on, not today..."

8. Talking to your other half while playing and accidentally agreeing to things because you're not really listening.

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9. Having to pretend to let your kids play a game on your save is "yup, totally fine".

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You just had to go and have kids, didn't you?

10. Just walking along, minding your own business...

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...and then BOOM – headshot.

11. When your in-game failings keep you awake at night.

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12. Being forced to watch boring kids' TV shows instead of your video game.

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"Well, this is fun..."

13. Pumping bodies so full of lead that when it comes to the "boss", you're all outta ammo.

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Every. Single. Time.

But frustration's all part of the fun, right? Keep the fun going with PS4™ Remote Play, and game anywhere at home with the Xperia Z3 smartphone.