Extra Punctuation: How to Pass the Time While Waiting to Play A Game

Ben "Yahtzee" Croshaw:

I get the feeling that long wait times is something the games industry is really hoping we'll learn to accept, and for once it seems like we really aren't. Not if I can help it, anyway. I will complain incessantly about spending most of GTA Online waiting for stuff to load and games to connect and players to join. Bloodborne's loading times were notorious, too, although I heard those have been patched; I wouldn't know, 'cos it's on the PS4 and I'd have to get off my arse to check. And I mentioned in my Ryse: Son of Rome review that the amount of time between inserting the disk and actually experiencing the gameplay was even longer than it had been back when I played cassette tape games on the Commodore 64.

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