20°
Submitted by NFGaming 232d ago | opinion piece

Burnout in Games: Myth or Misery?

Burnout is a very common and potentially serious psychological affliction. In general terms it is characterised by diminished interest in an activity – usually work. This is often also accompanied by a feeling of apathy toward said activity. Obviously professional burnout is more serious than that related to video gaming but reading has shown me that it is a common feeling amongst gamers. (Culture)

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
10°

The most awesome game trailers of 2014

18m ago - "As the clock ticks down on this great gaming year which brought as many games, like Grand Theft... | Culture
30°

PS3 vs. PS4 Specs – PS4 is the Way to Go for Keen Gamers

18m ago - It is obvious that as far as game development is concerned, big money will head for the PS4. | PS3
20°

A Response To The Daily Mail's Comments On 'Sinister Video Game Secrets'

18m ago - Clipping Error responds to the recent Daily Mail article which commented on how thousands of chil... | Culture
30°

Getting Your Origin Account Hacked Is A Terrible Experience

19m ago - "Video game, always online, account hacks are something that you hear about quite often in the cu... | PC
Ad

Win a PS4!!

Now - Join us on Filmwatch to find out how you can win a free PS4 this holiday season! | Promoted post
40°

Dark Souls 2 Director On Dark Souls VR and Future Titles

19m ago - “This isn't something that we are looking into detail yet, or at least right now, but I agree tha... | PC