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Do you... Move, lean, dodge, etc. when you play games?

#1TravarkothPosted 2/13/2013 8:33:15 PM
For example, when you fly through a gap do you lean to the side as if 'you' are actually there? Or perhaps when you a driving, do you lean over to make that tight turn?

I think this is what we refer to as 'immersion' I suppose, eh? Haha!

I'm not referring to Kinect or anything, I mean holding a regular controller and doing these things like this.
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#2d3z1i0bPosted 2/13/2013 8:38:26 PM
I used to when I was 5, playing super Mario bros
#3SoincMetalPosted 2/13/2013 8:40:01 PM
Yea every once in awhile, usually when things are gettin intense.
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#4TheFeshPincePosted 2/13/2013 8:40:11 PM
possibly... i have not noticed.
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#5CaIiber345Posted 2/13/2013 8:40:57 PM
I've done this on occasion, lol.

When at a tense or difficult part of a game, I'll wipe my hands on my pants, even if they're not sweaty. Gaming Compulsion #41, I suppose.
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#6CaIiber345Posted 2/13/2013 8:41:46 PM
d3z1i0b posted...
I used to when I was 5, playing super Mario bros


Lol. My mom would do that too.
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#7Arucard05Posted 2/13/2013 8:42:31 PM
My dad does this to an almost cartoonish degree. I never understood it.
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#8Gwildor123Posted 2/13/2013 9:18:57 PM
I like to lean and rub my shoulder toward this young lad I play game with.
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#9davidthedawg639Posted 2/13/2013 9:29:54 PM
Well, ever since I mounted my TV on my wall a little too high, I have to stand up to play video games (sounds bad, but it helps improve my posture a little). I've noticed that I am a lot more active when playing a game, whether it's moving left and right trying to get that extra inch in Trials, or just moving my arms more when playing CoD.


Tl;dr


Yes.
#10tisukoPosted 2/13/2013 10:20:34 PM(edited)
No. But I do a lot of dodge duck dip dive...and dodge.

But seriously. When I'm trying to be stealthy, I'll lean to the side like I'm trying to get a better angle around the corner.

I remember when the Nintendo first came out. and my Aunt would play Super Mario Bros. and she was about to fall into a pit. She would run up to the TV and try to catch him. Was very entertaining seeing her do this.
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