5 Tips for Improving at Online Multiplayer Games

by Pierre Bell

Many people play games with other players online. They can do so on a console, or mobile device- even playing against someone in the next room! These multiplayer games are always more fun when you learn some tricks that make it easier to win and have better strategies for winning these kinds of competitive matches. In this article, I am sharing some tips from my experience as well as research both large scale academic studies done by researchers at top universities such as Stanford University and MIT university study which found;

"The best performing player is not identical across all game modes." -MIT researcher Sara Mitra As if that wasn't enough proof already we also had data collected through analysis of over 3 million Minecraft Multiplayer Online Survival Games sessions where they concluded "


Online multiplayer games feature both new users and experienced players. At one point, each of these community members started as an inexperienced player. Each of these players have taken different paths that led them to the experience that they have today.


In a new game, you have the opportunity to start off on level ground with other players. The more experienced they are over you in terms of their experience points and skills, the higher your chance is for success. If this isn't possible at first due to inexperience or lack of time available to invest into leveling up then that's okay! You can still get ahead by doing everything as quickly as humanly possible while passing it all through trial and error until something sticks – even if its not what will work best down the line when gained mastery over said skill.


Read and Play On Site Tutorials


It will be possible to learn how to play an online game through tutorials that are on the actual games website or by going onto other websites with instructional videos. Some sites only have written instructions, while others provide video walkthroughs of gameplay examples in addition to detailed descriptions of key functions and features.


Read Offsite Tutorials


Offsite tutorials are usually more helpful than on-site ones. They can provide you with a different way to play the game that is not available through other means such as YouTube or Twitch channels.


Talk to People In the Game


If you are looking to improve at the online game that you are playing, try to talk to people who are playing the game about the game itself. Ask them about the different things that they do to be successful in the game. While some people will ignore your requests, others will be willing to give you some pointed. Try to get information from as many different people as possible. This will give you a wide range of information that can help you to better your game play as quickly as possible.


Avoid Cheat Codes


If you want to get better in any online game, you need to avoid cheat codes at all cost. While cheating may advance you in the game, it will not teach you anything about the actual game play itself. You simply gain an advantage that will make it hard for you to learn about the game. If you want to get better at the game, you need to play without cheating.




If you are working on improving at a game, you need to put in the hours necessary to get better. Practice and time will help you improve at any online game.


If you want to be as successful as possible, you should follow all of these different tips. Each tip has something different and unique to offer to your game play. By using all of the tips, you will be as well rounded as possible as you start to grow in the online multiplayer games that you play.