Guy Uses Dog Shock Collar To Keep His Video Game Rage In Check

Well, this is certainly one way to deal with gamer rage.

Martin "AmbossTV" Rabl has a habit of getting mad at Fifa 15. A little too mad. As someone who suffers from the occasional bout of flailing, wailing gamer rage, I can identify. Rabl's solution? A shock collar—yes, the kind intended to keep dogs from barking—that gives him a quick jolt when he gets too loud. It looks... uncomfortable.


The collar also shocks him when he laughs, so the plan isn't exactly fool-proof. But hey, if you have trouble containing your simmering volcano of a temper, this is certainly a way to put things in perspective. There are worse things than losing in a video game—for instance, painful electric currents pinging around in your most precious of tissues. Also losing in two video games.

To contact the author of this post, write to or find him on Twitter @vahn16.


...Can we make this mandatory for all online gamers?

And maybe forum people too?