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How Your Personality Affects Your Gaming Rage | Psych of Play

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Do you ever get tilted when gaming? I know I certainly do. But even if you don’t, how does your personality affect your likelihood to express that anger? Do you have inherent personality traits that make it more difficult to resist being salty? In short, you could. Those traits do exist. In long, well… see the vid above.

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▶Games Shown

Persona 5: Royal (2019) – Atlus, P Studio
Undertale (2015) – Toby Fox
Detroit Become Human (2018) – David Cage
Ghost of Tsushima (2020) – Sucker Punch Productions
Hollow Knight (2017) – Team Cherry
Celeste (2018) – Matt Makes Games
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (2017) – Nintendo
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (2006) – Nintendo
Final Fantasy VII Remake (2020) – Square Enix
Hades (2020) – Supergiant Games
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (1996) Nintendo
Final Fantasy X (2001) – SquareSoft
Ghostrunner (2020) – One More Level, 3D Realms, Slipgate Ironworks
Super Smash Bros: Melee (2001) – HAL Laboratory
Super Smash Bros: Ultimate (2018) – Nintendo
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (2019) – From Software
Guilty Gear Strive (2021) – Arc System Works
Dark Souls (2011) – FromSoftware
Astral Chain (2019) – Platinum Games
NieR:Automata (2017) – PlatinumGames
Dead Cells (2017) – Motion Twin
Super Mario 64 (1996) – Nintendo
Project Triangle Strategy (2021) – Square Enix
Gone Home (2013) – Fullbright
Destiny 2 (2017) – Bungie Inc
DOOM Eternal (2020) – Bethesda
Paper Mario The Thousand Year Door (2004) – Intelligent Systems, Nintendo
Dragonball FighterZ (2018) – Arc System Works
Returnal (2021) – Housemarque
Dark Souls 3 (2016) – FromSoftware
Animal Crossing: New Horizons (2020) – Nintendo
Bloodborne (2015) – FromSoftware

▶Clips/Movies/Anime/TV Shown

House (2004)
Ed, Edd n Eddy (1999)
Airplane (1980)
Mean Girls (2004)
Wanted (2008)
Wanderlust (2012)
Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
The Great Gatsby (2013)
The Social Network (2010)
Silver Lining’s Playbook (2012)
Marriage Story (2019)
Whiplash (2014)
Kaguya Sama: Love is War(2018)
Prisoners (2013)
Looney Tunes (way back in the day, dog)
Spongebob Squarepants (does it really matter)
Inside Out (2015)
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Dragonball Z (lol)
Samurai Jack (2001)
The Queens Gambit (2020)
Demon Slayer (2019)
Jujutsu Kaisen (2020)
Joker (2019)
Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)
Honeymoon in Vegas (1992)
Foxcatcher (2014)
Star Wars The Phantom Menace (1999)
Old Yeller (1957)
Carole and Tuesday (2019)
Dead Poet’s Society (1989)

Other clips and considerations:

▶Music Sources:

Lounge – Instrumental/Background Music (Royalty Free Music) (
Royalty Free Instrumental Death Metal Track (
Main Theme – Doki Doki Literature Club! OST
Dire Dire Docks – Super Mario 64 OST
Menu title screen – ​Overcooked OST
Fuzzy Flood Mine – Super Mario 3D World OST
Goron Mines – Legend of Zelda Twilight Princess OST
The Painful Way – Hades OST
NØVMBR – Illuminate (
SiD Acharya – Take My Hand (
Colosseum Round 3 Battle – Pokémon Colosseum OST
Stylish Technology Beat [Technology Music] – MOKKA (
Vasporo – Me + U (
Ruins of the Thousand-Year Door – Paper Mario The Thousand-Year Door OST
Redeye – Sleep In Shadow – (
Miror B.’s Retro Groove – Pokémon Colosseum OST

▶Research Articles Cited

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