Your mom’s taken an interest in video games? That’s great! Just think about how awesome it would be for her to jump in and play along rather than busting your balls every time she catches you in the middle of a World of Warcraft raid or right in the middle of an awesome killstreak. No more nagging, no more complaining, just letting you do your thing and occasionally hopping on to bust a few caps in your friends every now and again.
There are plenty of great games that would be perfect gateway drugs for getting your dear old mother involved in your favourite hobby, but that’s not what we’re going to talk about today. Today we’re going to tell you exactly what not to do when introducing games to your mom. These are by far the worst ideas imaginable when it comes to introducing anyone – particularly your mother – to the world of gaming.