Anxious About Competitive Play? This Overwatch Player Has Some Tips

Being nervous about playing competitive games isn’t the same as having an anxiety disorder, but having an anxiety disorder can make competitive gaming a lot more fraught. Plenty of us have experienced general disappointment with our own performance or a reaction to unkind criticism spiraling down into more serious anxiety, and it can be very discouraging.

Here, Ryan from Overwatch Central talks through some of the common hangups people have about online multiplayer. He offers ideas for minimizing the negative feelings that can crop up while gaming, which might just help us have more positive matches overall.