8 Pointless Activities That Seriously Sidetracked Us
Normally games task us with something important or other that we're supposed to be doing, whether that's saving the world, scratching out a meagre existence in the post-apocalyptic wasteland or building a crime empire that Pablo Escobar would nod approvingly at. Were he not dead. Somehow or other we always get sidetracked by pointless but weirdly compelling activities that do nothing to push us toward our primary objective.
Whether it's partaking in weirdly comprehensive sports simulations, playing fully featured games-within-games or just repeatedly jamming a knife into the back of our splayed hand, we've played so much of these pointless activities that we put the 'pro' in 'procrastination'.
Previously on Outside Xbox: 8 Infuriating Side Quests You're Never Going To Finish