“It’s just a chair isn’t it?” I hear you say when the the term ‘gaming chair’ is used…
Well, you definitely could said that or as I would say, always looking on the positive side, “a new opportunity to explore another frontier in gaming peripheral”.
OK, perhaps I am glamourising it a bit too much, but in recent years there has been an ever increasing interest in ‘gaming’ focused chairs that have a racing / bucket seat design.
You only have to have a quick glance around a major LAN event (such as Insomnia Gaming festival) to see the many gamers use these well built gaming chairs as a miniature trolley to transsport their rigs to the venue as well as to perch themselves on for the weekend.
But what makes these gaming chairs so good? Do they blow conventional office equipment out of the water?
Well, let’s start by answering that with a shallow observation: they look pretty awesome!
But surely, looks alone cannot carry you to gaming chair comfort nirvana can it?
Good question – let’s find out….