Why do people rage so hard when they lose?

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3 years ago#1
I played a few games this morning, and after one of them some random guy on the losing team sent me this message:

ur lucky i wasnt der at d start of da game n my team was s*** n down 200 wen i got bak cus u lot r s*** 1v1 i destroyed u all i only died 5 times wen i came bak 7 wen i wasnt der u lot got saved by ur team m8s 1v1 n find out wat happeneds 1st game aswell

If someone's upset that a teammate was betraying them or something like that I could maybe understand a message and then a negative player review to avoid them, but why do people get so angry just because they lost a game? I went back to the video to see how "amazing" he was, and it was pretty pathetic. He would start a 1v1, hide when his shields went down, let a teammate finish off the kill, and then go bag the enemy. Anyone else have any great messages from the "elite" players of Halo?
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3 years ago#2
Because winning in Halo is VERY important.
I lose sleep at night.
The mind of the subject will desperately struggle to create memories where none exist...
~~No, he doesn't row.~~
3 years ago#3
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There is nothing in the world more helpless, depraved, and irresponsible than a man in the depths of an RPG binge.
3 years ago#4
ODomm posted...
Because winning in Halo is VERY important.
I lose sleep at night.

Because of this ^^
3 years ago#5
What was his gamertag?
3 years ago#6
People generally don't like losing, and the internet usually lets you act like a bigger ass and get away with doing that more than you could in day to day life if you so choose.

Or, if tl;dr

Crazycatdude posted...
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3 years ago#7
Knowing that I contributed in making someone angry to the point of raging and getting frustrated is what keeps me motivated.
---"One does never fail, but succeed in finding a solution that does not arrive at the desired result"---
3 years ago#8

Nobody can rage harder than those people.
With this blow....I shall seal your fate!!!
"Yukimura Sanada"
3 years ago#9
You guys act like this is the majority.

For every person you've met who's sent you a angry message, you've met like 200 others who haven't.
Underwater Spartans:
3 years ago#10
cuz they nerds
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