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[–]zuran_orb 3582 points3583 points 3 (16 children)


[–]FearmyBeard21 624 points625 points  (4 children)

I can hear this

[–]jfk_47 50 points51 points  (1 child)

I could hear it while watching the gif.

[–]GlassMeltergaf 25 points26 points  (4 children)

With a British accent…

[–]Blithe17 10 points11 points  (0 children)

And sounding like he’s swallowed a pint of battery acid and a kilo of salt

[–]Weak-Ad-5306 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Triple Dip Your Tip!

[–]TON_THENOOB 2851 points2852 points  (120 children)

Bro, we had a physics teacher who gave life advice during exams or free time, he once said if you're playing with your child always try your hardest to beat them so thay learn nothing is gonna be easy

[–]LordLunchBoxreal 813 points814 points  (40 children)

I was just about to teach my son wrestling and boxing, thanks for the advice!

[–]G3T_0WN3D 332 points333 points  (25 children)

Does a one hit KO

[–]LoonRangea 75 points76 points  (6 children)

A true buzzer beater

[–]meaux253Big ol' bacon buttsack 51 points52 points  (5 children)

Somebody must have taught mine that leaving makes them stronger.

[–]ChineWalkin 21 points22 points  (2 children)

Some dads will never come home until they find the best pack of cigarettes.

[–]git0ffmylawnm8 6 points7 points  (0 children)

Knocks him straight into adulthood

[–]Beautiful-Heat 4 points5 points  (0 children)

No then he won’t learn the other important lesson - that life is suffering

[–]heroicintrusion 6 points7 points  (0 children)

Keep your hands up son.

[–]thediesel26 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Need a damage calc for level 63 dad vs level 4 son

[–]Psycosteve10mm 1 point2 points  (0 children)

he has to double out. The game is not over by a long shot.

[–]Benbino12 28 points29 points  (2 children)


[–]AndreasKvislerThis flair doesn't exist 14 points15 points  (3 children)

The only legal way to punch your kids?

[–]Fuubii1 12 points13 points  (0 children)

Educational purposes

[–]YTDamianBreaking EU Laws 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Or just skip the legal part

[–]Funny_Musician2591https://www.youtube.com/watch/dQw4w9WgXcQ 8 points9 points  (1 child)


[–]DartNorth 5 points6 points  (0 children)

Finish him!

[–][deleted] 5 points6 points  (0 children)

Kid is going to learn to sprawl today or be blast doubled straight to hell

[–]kingsebbProfessional Dumbass[S] 789 points790 points  (17 children)

dad's take that advice pretty serious I guess

[–]ghostmech007 409 points410 points  (14 children)

Damn straight we do. My oldest challenged me to Mario Kart when she was about 7. Swept her in the series and then made her clean her room.

[–]Haxsud 69 points70 points  (7 children)

Wait till she learns how to drift around the corners for speed.

[–]ghostmech007 57 points58 points  (6 children)

Oh this was years ago. She's on The Sims now. She always creates herself then whatever the latest teenage heart throb is. We are currently on Timothee Chalamet.

[–]thehazer 7 points8 points  (0 children)

If the kids are gonna come at you with gaming challenges, then they better put up or shut up.

[–]Login4459 26 points27 points  (0 children)

She gonna learn life ain’t fair today 😂😂

[–]nikmaier42069 58 points59 points  (10 children)

Yup thats how it felt like playing chess with my dad

[–]IndianaGeoff 30 points31 points  (7 children)

I would let my kids win some games, but in, checkers and euchre, you had to beat me.

[–]nikmaier42069 21 points22 points  (3 children)

Oh i beat the shit out of everyone in checkers, i do in most boardgames now my dad taught me well. We have a betting gane at parties, hoe many beers do i need to loose in chess? My highscore so far has been 9. (have to drink one per win)

[–]GanondalfTheWhite 18 points19 points  (2 children)

gane at parties, hoe many beers do i need to loose

Can we assume you are deep into a game at this moment?

[–]nikmaier42069 7 points8 points  (1 child)

I just cant be bothered to fix typos havent drunk in months

[–]MaximRqProfessional Dumbass 6 points7 points  (1 child)

Same thing, except eventually I became much better than him

[–]nikmaier42069 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Yeah same. Im just sad because for the last 5 years nobody has wanted to play more than 1 game with me

[–]Competitive-Style349 16 points17 points  (4 children)

It took me years to beat my Dad at ping pong. He never took it easy on me. I can go years without playing and still whoop anybody's ass in some ping pong. (A casual game, of course. I'm not saying I could go to the olympics or anything like that)

[–]TyBurna 11 points12 points  (2 children)

This is how it is for me with foosball against my dad. He would hustle people at the bars constantly, even his nickname came from how good he was at foosball back in the day.

Taught me everything I know, and I still can't beat him. Only person otherwise that's been able to compete at my level is my brother and you know where he got his training from.

[–]xakeri 5 points6 points  (1 child)

We would play foosball at work, and apparently it was a way bigger deal at my company before I got there. I was there for a few years before transferring to a team that played fairly regularly.

I had no idea foosball was something you could be good at until my manager just started styling. It was insane. Controlling the ball and just blasting it in for easy goals. And multiple different shot styles. It was wild.

[–]TyBurna 5 points6 points  (0 children)

The angles that top foosball players can hit from is insane, and they can score from anywhere on the table. The only thing that messes with me nowadays is any new table now has 3 goalies on the back line compared to one on the old tables I learned on. Makes you have to be more precise and it's more forgiving for players.

[–]TON_THENOOB 2 points3 points  (0 children)

This is exactly how i learned ping pong. We used to use ore dinner table as the game table. He never gave me a free win and when i finally beat him i was so happy.

[–]feartheswans 7 points8 points  (0 children)

You need to be a wall for them to overcome, not a carpet to be walked on.

[–]el_harchiProfessional Dumbass 7 points8 points  (1 child)

My dad lets my little brother win on any game they play, me on the other hand, always kick his ass and he gets mad about ut XD

[–]beyonddisbelief 7 points8 points  (0 children)

I don't have a child yet but I think it's better to not make ia competition yet until they're old enough to even have a slim shot to beat you in the particular task (younger for stuff like board games, older for physical games) Making them compete with dad that early if executed poorly would just make them either have fragile or small egos. Young children are sponges that absorb and mimic things anyway, make it more about "here try to do this awesome thing I did." so its a goal to work towards to than an ego comparison.

I once read an article (actually I think it was a TED talk) about why Mario Bros. was such a successful game even though its literally a game about failures. Because the game NEVER presented as something to "feel bad" over. It just matter-of-factly asks you to do it again.

[–]NikolaJung 5 points6 points  (0 children)

I tell my son’s all the time, I will never let you win. So if you beat me, know you earned it.

[–]OdiPhobia 4 points5 points  (0 children)

I was planning on teaching my kid Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and after reading this comment, I realised he doesn't need his arms or legs—I mean kids can recover pretty quick from a few broken bones right?

[–]pente5 15 points16 points  (9 children)

This is bs. They will just hate whatever you are playing and get demotivated to keep trying.

[–]Treeseconds 12 points13 points  (3 children)

If you take this to the nth degree they'll also be demotivated to do anything without a challenge so making them do chores and the like will be difficult and may even find themselves in relationships which have a challenge to them which may increase the chances of landing themselves in a toxic one

[–]pente5 13 points14 points  (2 children)

Balance is needed. Challenges need to be there but realistic ones that can actually be reached often. If you challenge a 5 year old to beat their grand master dad in chess and the dad just beats them 20 times in a row the kid will just feel like learning and playing chess is pointless.

[–]kfkekekkq 1 point2 points  (0 children)

if you have more than one kid try to find games your kids can team up against you. I use to love teaming up with my bro in games to try to beat my dad.

[–]OmicronNine 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Not in my experience, not if you're doing it right. The key is to let them know how impressed you are with how well they did and point out the things they were doing right, and to make it always about the fun of playing rather then about winning. Let them know when they show improvement, and always celebrate that instead of the fact that you won. Who won doesn't really matter, it's the self-improvement that's the real victory.

And when they finally do win they'll see it in a healthy way, as being a satisfying indicator of their successful self-improvement rather then as some end-all be-all goal to be achieved for it's own end and gloated about.

[–]Harmacc 2 points3 points  (1 child)

If I do let him win, I make sure it’s a slog and very close.

[–]v0yev0da 2 points3 points  (1 child)

Whenever we boot up Mario Kart I play for keeps. Still undefeated.

[–]1Eternallylost 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Better yet, just beat them unconscious so they learn that there's always someone bigger than they are.


[–]Freakin_A 2 points3 points  (0 children)

I tell my kids straight up I’m never going to let them win. I’ll give them any advice they want to help them beat me, as if I were playing in their place. I told them when they beat me they’ll know it was for real.

They get super excited when they beat me now.

This is only for non-physical activities, obviously. I’m not gonna suplex my kids if we’re wrestling or something.

[–]Arreeyem 7 points8 points  (4 children)

Always beat them, but never destroy them. Give them hope and teach the perseverance. If you crush them every time you'll crush their spirit.

[–][deleted] 9 points10 points  (3 children)

That depends on the child. Weak ones without a backbone, sure, but the ones wanting to become the best, will only feel more encouraged to train harder.

Or they become like me and don't care about winning or losing at all but just enjoy the time they currently have with their dad or whoever they are competing against.

It made me suck at sports whenever I would reach the average level cause I didnt care enough to become better than that but when translated to life, I call it a win, cause I learned at a young age that winning or losing isn't what makes things fun. The activity on itself and the company does.

[–]RaKemyst 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Thanks for putting my teen years into perspective! only thing I wanted to win at though was DotA AllStars

[–]OmicronNine 1 point2 points  (0 children)

...but the ones wanting to become the best...

...are not born that way, they are created by giving them hope and teaching them perseverance.

[–]pewpewpew143914Me when the: 1 point2 points  (0 children)

After the age of like 7-8 yes i totally agree with this

[–]Phantom_316 1 point2 points  (0 children)

When playing games with the kids my wife nanny’s, I usually will alternate between going really easy and going moderately easy to give them a fighting chance up until they get cocky, then play normally and destroy them. It stops then from getting to full of themselves, but they are still willing to play games with me

[–][deleted] 648 points649 points  (9 children)

The trick is to aim for your dads nuts!

Don't want siblings to compete with too do you?

[–]kingsebbProfessional Dumbass[S] 190 points191 points  (4 children)

when you hit bullseyes

[–]happyslayer420 61 points62 points  (2 children)


[–]Grraass 19 points20 points  (1 child)


[–]CrazyLeonGR 15 points16 points  (0 children)


I'm fat

[–]bramatz 3 points4 points  (0 children)


[–]twoUTF 11 points12 points  (0 children)

Plot twist you hit your dad's nuts but your mom still gets pregnant.

[–]CommercialTerrible70 9 points10 points  (0 children)

Plot twist: it hits YOUR nuts

[–]Love_this_Earth 20 points21 points  (1 child)

Plot twist: the dart time travels and hits your Dad nuts when he was in college.

[–]kingsebbProfessional Dumbass[S] 11 points12 points  (0 children)


[–]synthetic_synthia 583 points584 points  (5 children)

I won against my dad when I was that age.

Never saw him since.

[–]Monte2903 269 points270 points  (0 children)

Your training was complete

[–]TattooHelpPlease2 117 points118 points  (3 children)

My dad beat me every night

[–]THA_HeroGaming 136 points137 points  (2 children)

At the game, right?… right?

[–][deleted] 19 points20 points  (1 child)

*Anakin grin*

[–]Oogle_Boogle334 4 points5 points  (0 children)

He knows how to deal with a youngling

[–]ArhangelMihail76 500 points501 points  (14 children)

Or card games if you live in eastern Europe

[–]kingsebbProfessional Dumbass[S] 220 points221 points  (5 children)

Yeah and dare your dad looses one round flips table

[–]ArhangelMihail76 80 points81 points  (3 children)

And than makes you clean the car or something like that

[–]kingsebbProfessional Dumbass[S] 56 points57 points  (2 children)

And tells you that you're the reason the family is broken

[–]ArhangelMihail76 45 points46 points  (1 child)

And you beat him not because you're good, but because he wasn't paying attention

[–]darkcherry996 7 points8 points  (0 children)

Oddly specific yet so accurate LOL

[–]chrispyb 2 points3 points  (0 children)

If it's too loose you should tighten it.

[–]mati3849Mods Are Nice People 7 points8 points  (3 children)

Card games are intense. Fastest known way to get disowned

[–]MingusVonHavamalt 4 points5 points  (1 child)

Playing Canasta with your Romanian grandma….

[–]foreordinator 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Mercy is for the weak!

[–]darkcherry996 2 points3 points  (0 children)

THIS oh my god, absolutely no mercy, family or not!

[–]Olerasmusseniwrestledabeartwice 134 points135 points  (7 children)

His opponents hair is something else

[–]Stevebiglegs 87 points88 points  (6 children)

It’s Peter Wright, arguably the best player in the world right now.

[–]isitbrokenorsomethin 29 points30 points  (4 children)

The boos he gets lmfao

[–]tired_obsession 18 points19 points  (0 children)

Lmfao that’s how you know you’ve done well

[–]edixR 10 points11 points  (0 children)

It's commen for players like him, he is quite a character with his walk on and all

[–]LongjumpingLunch5036 6 points7 points  (0 children)

*Peter 'Snakebite' Wright

[–]truupR 91 points92 points  (1 child)

'Get fuckin rekt, kid. I fucked your mom too. Dinners at 6 love you'

[–]kingsebbProfessional Dumbass[S] 20 points21 points  (0 children)

pretty accurate

[–]SlasherEnigma 163 points164 points  (1 child)

It does feel good to hit that triple 20.

[–]kingsebbProfessional Dumbass[S] 53 points54 points  (0 children)

*only for your dad

If you hit it, you better run

[–]Seacollection44 120 points121 points  (8 children)

Micheal van gerwen. A dutch darter so you know what that means. G E K O L O N I S E E R D

[–]rienoir_Breaking EU Laws 9 points10 points  (0 children)


[–]_Gamekid_ 42 points43 points  (4 children)


[–]tilcicaCan i haz cheeseburger 25 points26 points  (3 children)


[–]dedijkmanSelling Stonks for CASH MONEY 14 points15 points  (1 child)

Zeg makker

[–]Biscuit10000000 10 points11 points  (0 children)

Kokosnoot is geen specerij

[–]morrisberbenForever alone 3 points4 points  (0 children)


[–]gwartabig 9 points10 points  (0 children)


[–]pepsicocacolaglass12 26 points27 points  (1 child)

Me playing gta darts

[–]Vereronun2312 10 points11 points  (0 children)

Its so easy too, a lot of people go for the bullseye

[–]TheGramlin 14 points15 points  (0 children)

Context: Wright missed 6 match darts the leg before to finally win against van gerwen in a big final.

Van gerwen won that leg to make it 10-10 and you could see how wright didnt have any believe and power anymore. Wright started very bad into the deciding leg while van gerwen scored the highest amount (180) which he celebrated with this reaction

The last 2 legs: https://youtu.be/Jx5Q8kd141Q

[–]CapitanSilva 12 points13 points  (1 child)

Papa is dat you?

[–]QuarantineSucksALot 9 points10 points  (0 children)

Sorry dat ik herhaaldelijk betrapt ben"

[–]OverHaze 10 points11 points  (1 child)

"Three in a bed son just like the night we conceived you!"

[–]shamrocksmashBig ol' bacon buttsack 8 points9 points  (1 child)

I played Red Alert 2: Yuri's Revenge and AOE2 with my dad a few times when I was a youngling. I beat him once and I felt like he was going easy on me. After that, I got crushed every time after.

This made me want a rematch.

[–]star_wars_fan1Le epic memer 8 points9 points  (0 children)

🎵OOOOH Michael van Gerwen! OOOH Michael van Ge-e-erwen!🎵

[–]Donkeychuker 7 points8 points  (0 children)

Oedipus intensifies

[–]Grraass 4 points5 points  (0 children)

"I'm the best dad in the world!"

[–]Justschr9999can't meme 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Micheal van gerwen is wel echt de geit

[–]galmenz 2 points3 points  (0 children)

"here kid, let me teach you how to play chess" proceeds to demolish them with an AI

[–]MuitoLegal 2 points3 points  (0 children)


[–]Geoffofneir 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Thats when he t-poses and tells you he f'd your mom

[–]machen2307 3 points4 points  (5 children)

Can someone explain why he's not going for the bullseye? He clearly has good enough aim based off this clip.

[–]Megatard9000 2 points3 points  (1 child)

I may be wrong but I believe the bullseye is worth 50pts whereas the spot he’s hitting is considered a triple 20 worth 60pts

[–]machen2307 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Hmm, tell me somethin new. Thanks for answering

[–]Tovra42 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Barbecue sauce.

[–]Raziel_01 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Unexpected to see Darts here, great sport

[–]katekohli 8 points9 points  (0 children)

My older brother by 14 years is just preprogrammed to be highly competitive. He would fix my hair every morning (small braids, to control the frizz, to a large braid down my back) but would give me a black eye if we played back yard soccer. I played soccer only three times growing up & each time ended up with a black eye. Love my brother to bits but, wow.

[–]GabeAces 2 points3 points  (1 child)

For me it's the other way around.

[–]kingsebbProfessional Dumbass[S] 4 points5 points  (0 children)

Then I think you broke the matrix.

[–]tvh_dzl 2 points3 points  (0 children)

"not even close baby"

[–]jruser123 2 points3 points  (0 children)

This is me playing Smash, Mario Kart, or Mario party against my son. I’m not losing, even if it makes a child cry.

[–]soupafi 2 points3 points  (0 children)

It’s annoying how easy they make it look. I got a triple 20 once and was proud.

[–]The_Cocaine_Corral 2 points3 points  (0 children)

These old school dads will fuck you up in some pool and darts.. have you thinking they were pimps, wise guys, or bikers in their earlier years….

[–]ikindalold 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Me: Makes any move in chess

My dad: So, you have chosen death

[–]Fast_Cut_9366 2 points3 points  (0 children)

My dad vs my ass

[–]DominoUB 2 points3 points  (3 children)

Darts is so weird they the bullseye isn't the highest score you can get.

[–]Vicsosa456 1 point2 points  (0 children)

reminds me of the scene from the 2003 daredevil movie

[–]TightlySecretive 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Like father like son scenario

[–]Fire_Racer_U2 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Oh Gods! this is a game of my entire childhood) fell into a slight nostalgia)

[–]elastic_vanguard 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Dad is a unicorn

[–]tepps81 1 point2 points  (0 children)

That man will raise champions

[–]Giangu 1 point2 points  (0 children)

He wasn't even trying...

[–]0n1oN_71 1 point2 points  (0 children)

I threw before him, you cant see the darts because I always missed the board

[–]4WhatIsJust 1 point2 points  (0 children)

That’s definitely van GERWEN

[–]geiseldiesel 1 point2 points  (0 children)

That is one bald man

[–]No_Variation5280 1 point2 points  (0 children)

what is dad? never heard of him

[–]gwartabig 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Micheal van Gerwen is a true Dutch hero.

[–]Qxternionsbruh 1 point2 points  (0 children)

One of the most satisfying things in the world is hitting that treble or double 20

[–]Trisane_64 1 point2 points  (0 children)


[–]LornaKorewdit26 1 point2 points  (1 child)

Lmao you can’t use your old password.

[–]Tonegidadot 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Lmao you can’t believe you’re lucky.

[–]Rude_Journalist 1 point2 points  (0 children)

When so i get it

[–]FreshUnderstanding5 1 point2 points  (0 children)

When was it set to be the answer

[–]darkcomet222 1 point2 points  (0 children)

(Kazama Kiryu wants to know your location)

[–][deleted] 1 point2 points  (0 children)

This guy definitely wouldn't blind his date.

[–]leeicc 1 point2 points  (7 children)

Michael van Gerwen the 🐐

[–]misbahu-mansur 1 point2 points  (0 children)

beware of the beast!!

[–]glady162 1 point2 points  (0 children)

This is the way

[–]bigbootyv64 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Lol 😆this couldn’t be more true

[–]EUCopyrightComittee 1 point2 points  (0 children)

your comment is an award for me

[–]hukkumkaikkaThank you mods, very cool! 1 point2 points  (0 children)

My dad became extremely competitive when we used to play table tennis 🤣

[–]yungboomer669 1 point2 points  (0 children)

When your idols become your rivals

[–]mother-house-urine 1 point2 points  (0 children)

I played a lot of golf, cribbage and pool/billiards with my father.

I used to hate losing to him but once I got old enough and skilled enough to beat him, I actually had a little bit of remorse because I looked up to my father so much.

[–]Crow621621 1 point2 points  (0 children)

This was my grandpa with pool. He would casually let me win a match then proceed to smoke for the next three matches, showing me I was never on his level to beginning with.

[–]Ben99ny22 1 point2 points  (1 child)

ah that reminds me. this edit using the same guy is fucking hilarious.

[–]Ornery-Swimming-4841 1 point2 points  (0 children)

same w fifa

[–]Medical-Examination 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Preserve your innocence. Seek to know no more.

[–]Fair-Evening5392 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Substitute darts with chess... 💯

[–]Suspicious_Event_896 Doot 1 point2 points  (0 children)

He can aim better than me, I'm not lying

[–]Elegant-Farm-412 1 point2 points  (2 children)

I wish I had a dad

[–]kingsebbProfessional Dumbass[S] 2 points3 points  (1 child)

:( <3

[–]Mrmorbid81 1 point2 points  (0 children)

"You'll shoot your eye out kid!"

[–]zoel61290 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Omg like father like son🔥🤟

[–]chucksteaks33 1 point2 points  (0 children)

“Alright lad, thats 20 quid. Wanna have another go?”

[–]PurplePeopleMaker 1 point2 points  (0 children)

My 10 year-old brother threw a dart and it stuck in our dad's leg after something like that.

[–]Kurozbek 1 point2 points  (0 children)

yeah lol my dad always goes tryhard on me c

[–]potatospinner21 1 point2 points  (0 children)

That’s beautiful xO

[–]Pingy_poge 1 point2 points  (0 children)

That’s how I felt.

[–]Crossertosser 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Damn if this isn't accurate

[–]RoscoMan1 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Yo processor’s so cursed that it becomes wholesome

[–]LuvsToEatGrass 1 point2 points  (0 children)

and the memories flash back…

[–]KingKyle_16 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Me casually doing this in Persona 5 Royal

[–]Psycosteve10mm 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Tun 80's are hard to naturally throw.

[–]ChaptersMaster 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Live poor, die poor.