Tips for dating a gamer
Playing a game also requires the ability to focus for a long time and the ability to observe and memorize.
Who knew that hours and hours of button-mashing could help your relationship?
But, if you’re really great friends, chances are you’ll be okay. You’ll just have to show you’re a good friend by accepting your position in the pantheon of her friends, and be okay with that.
But after a few dates, you begin to realize he’s not like the other guys you’ve dated.
They'll come away with plenty of new games to "test out" back home.Instead, focus on his intelligence, faithfulness, and other great traits. Make sure he knows you recognize what makes him great! To belittle or make fun of his hobbies is to belittle him and sends the message that he isn’t good enough the way he is. Ask him why he loves his favorite sci-fi books or movies. Pay attention when nerd-dom hits national news — for example, just this week Disney announced that it purchased the entire Star Wars franchise (for a sum numbering in the billions) and will release more Star Wars movies. This is a gripping, well-acted movie with a very strong female main character. On a cold or snowy day, pop some popcorn (or grab some beers) and watch the old trilogy.Moreover, while nerd-dom has become mainstream (even cool), it didn’t used to be, and many a nerd grew up suffering at the hands of dumb guys or b*tchy girls. Yeah, it’s a bit cheesy, but there’s a reason this franchise was so amazingly popular: it has memorable characters (including a strong woman), lots of good humor, and a cosmic theme that appeals to everyone. I have gotten non-nerd friends (male and female) hooked on BSG.You’re going to be nervous, and there’s always that risk involved that you might end up complicating, or ruining, the friendship. You just have to take that chance, knowing that could be a possible outcome.