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Gaming Rule #159: Always look under the stairs for items.
Submitted By: harrygnichols

Gaming Rule #159: Always look under the stairs for items.

Submitted By: harrygnichols

Gaming Rule - “If you shoot the red barrels, they WILL explode.”
Submitted by: Martin

Gaming Rule - “If you shoot the red barrels, they WILL explode.”

Submitted by: Martin

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Gaming Rule #156: A truly serious gamer gets as close to the TV as possible.
Photo credit & inspired from a tweet by @LindsayTuggey from Achievement Hunter/Rooster Teeth, featuring Michael Jones!

A truly serious gamer forgoes the couches behind him in order to be as close to the TV as possible. @AH_Michael pic.twitter.com/8u0HqLh5Uc
— Lindsay Tuggey (@LindsayTuggey) August 4, 2013

Gaming Rule #156: A truly serious gamer gets as close to the TV as possible.

Photo credit & inspired from a tweet by @LindsayTuggey from Achievement Hunter/Rooster Teeth, featuring Michael Jones!

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Gaming Rule #154: When playing Zombies, don’t open all the doors all at once. (Submitted by kate-is-a-cool-kid)

Gaming Rule #154: When playing Zombies, don’t open all the doors all at once. (Submitted by kate-is-a-cool-kid)

Gaming Rule #153: Don’t sell your games when you get in a relationship. Afterwards, you’ll have nothing to do.

Gaming Rule #153: Don’t sell your games when you get in a relationship. Afterwards, you’ll have nothing to do.

Gaming Rules #28: Don’t entertain racism. You’re never going to meet them in real life.

Gaming Rules #28: Don’t entertain racism. You’re never going to meet them in real life.

Gaming Rules #27: If it’s my house? I’m player one.

Gaming Rules #27: If it’s my house? I’m player one.

Gaming Rule #26: Don’t button mash in fighting games. Take the time to learn the moves.

Gaming Rule #26: Don’t button mash in fighting games. Take the time to learn the moves.

Gaming Rules #25: Just because we met randomly in multiplayer does not mean I want to be your friend.

Gaming Rules #25: Just because we met randomly in multiplayer does not mean I want to be your friend.

Gaming Rules #24: Not everyone likes playing inverted. If you’re sharing a controller, change the settings back.

Gaming Rules #24: Not everyone likes playing inverted. If you’re sharing a controller, change the settings back.