9 Different Feelings Guys Express by Saying “I Just Want to be Alone”

6. He wants to play a game he’s really into.

In this case, your boyfriend just wants to spend some time on one of his hobbies. Sometimes guys say things like this when they want to focus on playing a new game. Having time for hobbies is important, but should also be limits. Try telling him, “You can’t just play games all the time!” That should help.