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  • n. Plural form of gamer.

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Examples

  • The average age of gamers is 34, according to the Entertainment Software Association, and many are paying close attention to the Supreme Court case.

    Violent Video Game Child Ban: Supreme Court To Rule On California Law

  • The Entertainment Consumers Association, which lobbies on behalf of gamers, is organizing a rally outside the Supreme Court building Tuesday as "a way of sending a strong message and uniting gamers."

    Violent Video Game Child Ban: Supreme Court To Rule On California Law

  • The thing with many avid gamers is that once something is bought is no longer seems to count as new - even it was only a month or two ago.

    Raining In The Real World

  • That was twelve years ago and that generation of gamers is now in their mid-20s to mid-30s.

    Great Big Bites

  • I can appreciate Eidos and their perspective - for most female gamers, the perception that Lara amounts to nothing more than virtual silicone eager to please male gamers is still prevalent - but the problem is trying to shoehorn this newfound awareness of the character into their design methodology.

    Exposing Lara's... Equanimity?

  • But if the era of distinguishing between hardcore and casual gamers is coming to an end, will a new line be drawn in the sand between social gamers and anti-social ones?

    Archive 2008-01-01

  • What was intended to be a social networking site for gamers is now closing its virtual doors in September 2008.

    Internet News (week of Aug. 4, 2008) | Solar Flare: Science Fiction News

  • "Having spent countless hours playing Xbox with my nephew and listening to him trash-talk me, I fell in love with the idea of pitting older classic arcade-era gamers from the '80s against teenagers — the Atari 2600 generation vs. the Xbox 360 generation."

    Fanboys Writer Ernie Cline Penning Thundercade Next « FirstShowing.net

  • This study also found the year-over-year growth rate for frequent online gamers is 79%, significantly higher than the growth rate for users of social networking (46%).

    Gaming more popular than social networking

  • What might shock modern serious-gamers is that he was working almost entirely with manual games — computers were still expensive behemoths reserved for big-budget military simulations.

    Serious Games « Isegoria

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