Opinion: Why Do Gamers Look Down On Sport Sims?

Sports game enthusiast Jamie Presland believes football, golf and even snooker simulators offer “escapism at its best” – but feels they are overlooked and under-valued by many in the gaming community. Here, he asks why. As little as fifteen years ago, if you wanted to be a professional athlete you had to hit the gym, train in the pouring rain, and eat nothing but chicken and salad. Or play golf. Thanks to the age of video gaming... Read More