When gaming is part of your marriage, where does virtual reality fit in?
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Earlier this week, I got to tell the world what I thought of PlayStation VR. I liked it, and Im excited at the prospect of more people trying virtual reality. But more than any headset so far, its made me confront a difficult fact: it makes one of my favorite ways to play video games almost impossible.
A few months ago, I moved in with my husband for the first time in our relationship. (Its New York; housing is complicated.) Gaming is a job and a hobby for both of us in fact, its how we met and we devote long hours to completely different genres: he organizes local multiplayer tournaments and supports arcade games, I review virtual reality headsets and play old role-playing games over and over. But at some point in our…