If you play games like League of Legends or Dota 2, then you've probably been matches that seemed so grim, you were almost certain you'd lose. But if you think about the match in the right way, even lost causes can be turned around.

Obviously, your team needs the appropriate amount of skill to be able to make a comeback. But a bunch of smaller things inform how well you perform in a match, too. YouTuber Sp4zie has three great tips that any MOBA player should take to heart on particularly tough matches:

To summarize, he suggests setting clear, smaller goals for the game, making sure you communicate with your teammates, and muting toxic players who can mess with your focus. Some of these sound like no-brainers, but you should watch the video to hear him talk about things more in-depth; he makes a good case for why you shouldn't give up even when things seem hopeless. Who knows, you might end up turning the entire match around—and really, those are the most gratifying matches, aren't they?

How to win a lost game - Sp4zie [Sp4zie]