Most gamers know the sensation of being so engrossed in a sport that the remainder of the world simply melts away. Further but, many have felt the ache of one other individual nagging them to cease enjoying and snap again to actuality whereas they attempt to squeeze in only one extra minute of playtime.
With the success of transportable methods just like the Nintendo Switch and incoming Steam Deck, the issue has been additional amplified. It is even more durable for gamers to drag themselves away from a sport console when it’s so straightforward to take the gaming machine with them. Man or girl, younger or previous, it appears even fan-favorite celebrities like Brendan Fraser of The Mummy fame might sometimes discover themselves so right into a sport that they miss that different individual attempting to drag their consideration away.
In a video on YouTube uploaded by consumer Scott Lawrence, followers can watch as Scott politely tries to seize Frasers’ consideration to begin a video chat whereas Fraser merrily faucets away on his Nintendo Switch, unbeknownst that the interview has began. Soon after, Fraser does lastly discover that they’re in actual fact stay and shortly whips the Switch out of view to behave because the occasion by no means occurred, additional including to the hilarity.
The interview was organized by way of GalaxyCon, a comic book e-book convention within the United States the place followers pays cash for one on one chats with their favourite stars. It might appear to be Fraser being late for a paid-for interview is just a little unprofessional, but it surely’s totally attainable that he staged the introduction for comedy functions. It can also be unknown what title Fraser is enjoying on his Switch in the beginning of the video, however YouTube feedback have jokingly prompt that he shortly wanted to defeat Ganon from Breath of the Wild earlier than beginning the interview.
While Fraser hasn’t been tremendous energetic within the movie business as of late, he was exceedingly fashionable by way of the late 90s and early 2000s. Starring in quite a lot of motion pictures just like the aforementioned The Mummy blockbusters and comedies like Bedazzled, Fraser received many followers along with his inherent heat and charisma on and off-screen. Brendan Fraser seems poised to make a Hollywood comeback quickly too, being forged in famed director Martin Scorsese’s upcoming western crime drama Killers of the Flower Moon.
It is sort of charming to see a prolific Hollywood star so nostril deep in his Nintendo Switch that he misses the beginning of a meet and greet. With Nintendo’s up to date OLED Switch mannequin and the Steam Deck on the way in which, maybe followers will see extra celebrities enjoying video video games within the public eye.
The Nintendo Switch OLED mannequin will launch on October eighth, 2021.