GameJudgment's Patrick O'Rourke reveals one simple step any competitive gamer can take to improve their skills; purchasing a good set of headphones. Why aren't more gamers hopping aboard with one of the most proven ways to improve your odds of survival?
Using headphones opened up a whole new world to me. Suddenly, I could hear exactly where my opponent’s footsteps were. I could even pinpoint almost exactly what direction they were coming from. In many ways, this gave me an unfair advantage over my opponents. Even in single player games, I’ve always found that figuring out what direction an enemy is coming from through my headphones has helped me in a ton of games.