To pee or not to pee: The great bathroom debate in esports right now
Within the past week, two League of Legends matches have been interrupted by bathroom breaks, and fans are torn about whether this should be allowed.
Redditor Sticky_Chicken pointed out the recent pauses in League of Legends matches, alleging that players are abusing the ability to pause the game for “bathroom breaks,” giving them time to collect themselves and potentially disrupt opponents’ momentum.
In one day, the post incited over 1,500 comments. Some fans say players should be able to take bathroom breaks when they need to. Others say it messes with the flow of a match, and that pauses should only be reserved for serious problems like game bugs or technical issues. Read more…