25 Gaming Frustrations All Gamers Know to Be True

Have you ever been at the end of a level, about to face the boss, only to realize that you forgot to save beforehand, and now the game won't let you? What about being stuck on a team of inexperienced players with the shooting skill level of a bunch of stormtroopers, and you're stuck coaching AND carrying the team simultaneously? What about when you let one of your Sims make their own decisions for five minutes, and it ends in total disaster? This list is full of the top frustrations and annoying things that gamers face, from minor aggravations to meltdown-inducing frustrations. No matter if you play role-playing games, first-person shooters, or are literally game for anything, you'll be able to relate to the gaming GIFs on this list.

Covering wide-ranging video games from Mario Bros, Fallout, Chrono Trigger, The Legend of Zelda, The Sims, Mario Kart, Grand Theft Auto, and Skyrim, with such consoles as Gameboy, SNES, XBOX, Playstation, and even PC, these GIFs will feel way too relatable to any real gamer. Ready player one? Check out the most annoying gaming frustrations that all gamers face below, and be sure to let us know what you think in the comment section. 

  • 1
    108 VOTES

    When You Get Passed at the Finish Line at the Last Minute

    108 votes
  • 2
    117 VOTES

    When You Forget the Most Essential Component

    117 votes
  • 3
    116 VOTES

    When You Need to Sleep but Have to Make It to a Checkpoint First

    116 votes
  • 4
    92 VOTES

    When You Need an Item to Complete a Quest and Can't Find It

    92 votes
  • 5
    114 VOTES

    When You Have to Time Your Moves Just Right to Beat the Boss

    114 votes
  • 6
    89 VOTES

    When the Game Has You Stuck Doing a Mindless Task Before You Can Advance

    89 votes