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  • n. A player of video games.


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  • In other gamer news I'm not really a videogamer, I swear, DUDEBRO bears watching.

    the gamer in the kitchen

  • He's an avid videogamer and occasional anime fan, but he also threw himself into an intensive weight-training regimen on the Watchmen set.

    Filming the Unfilmable: Behind the Scenes of the Watchmen Movie

  • "Nobody shoots anybody in the face unless you're a hitman or a videogamer."

    In New Letter, Clinton's Lawyers Demand ABC Yank Film

  • This example of the fallacy presents the false choice between a hitman and a videogamer, ignoring both the fact that exclusion is not inherent (i.e. one could be both a hitman and a videogamer, a less-likely scenario) and the fact that there is no logical reason prohibiting non-hitmen non-videogamers from shooting people in the face.

    In New Letter, Clinton's Lawyers Demand ABC Yank Film

  • Now I am by my own admission not the world's most dextrous videogamer, but even I should be able to get past one 10 second brick wall in the middle of the game.

    The World Ends With You - Dust Forms Words Game Of The Year 2008

  • I'm an avid videogamer, mostly role-playing stuff like Final Fantasy, but also puzzle games and stuff like Ratchet and Clank, all of which I play with my wife.

    Day in the Life of an Idiot

  • I'm not entirely sure what that first cake represents, but as an avid videogamer, I'm pretty confident the thing in its lower right corner is an Oblivion Gate.

    I Think I'll Have the Salad Today...

  • I'm not a videogamer, but I've always loved the design of BioShock and a movie made from it sounds excellent.

    Awesome List: Batman vs. pirates, maps, the new Knight Rider show gets cooler, and more

  • The new team included Mr. Wilson, 32 years old, an avid videogamer who plays Xbox and Guitar Hero in his office, and tracks much of the Doritos Internet chatter.

    Super Bowl Is Crunch Time

  • As tremendous an act in empathy as anything Werner Herzog has ever committed to the documentary screen, The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters elevates a particular niche interest - that of the hardcore videogamer - to exquisitely existential heights, carving out the determination and passion exhibited by those who are drawn to the medium of classic arcade games for purposes beyond that of mere pastime enjoyment.

    Archive 2007-12-01


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