The detritus of Christmas wrapping lies strewn on the living room carpet.
The turkey is nearing completion in the oven.
Granddad has already passed out on the sofa (you've checked, he's still breathing).
It's at this moment that you'll be wanting to plug your new console in, only to find that your technical prowess isn't what it used to be.
To help avoid any potential festivity-ruining scenarios, Xbox On has put together a quick, easy guide to booting up an Xbox One console before the Queen's Speech hits the air.
No offence, ma'am, it's just that Fallout 4 is more fun...