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Holy Shit, Girl Gamers?

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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2013-03-21 19:01:57 Reply

OP just discovered girls can have babies.

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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2013-03-21 19:46:27 Reply

At 3/18/13 08:27 PM, Protagonist wrote: Specifying gamers by gender is retarded. Anyone who plays a game is just a person who plays game, even the word "gamer" makes me cringe.

It's about as retarded as saying "male or female television audiences". Anyone who watches television is just a person who watches television, possibly with a group of people. I don't let terms like "Trekkie" or "Lostaways" or "Seddiers" affect me.


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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2013-03-21 21:24:01 Reply

Hopefully one day, there will we no need to shout your gender in a videogame to be noticed, in that cynic way, that alot of people hates.


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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2013-03-22 20:55:56 Reply

At 3/18/13 08:00 PM, beakerboy wrote: I'm actually friends with a girl gamer :P

So am I.

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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2013-03-24 02:22:46 Reply

I'm not surprised that women play video games, gamers are gamers regardless what they look like and if there gamers then they just are.

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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2013-04-06 03:40:17 Reply

sometimes the news tends to act like reality tv shows with there pointless jabbering. I'm guessing the reporters where trying to keep there jobs trying to find something to talk about ha kinda reminds me of yahoo's many lame supposedly news highlights.


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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2013-04-06 05:36:59 Reply

Hopefully Rockstar will keep doing what they do best and won't make a game taking in the consideration of females.


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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2013-05-17 17:07:37 Reply

Well.. Girls technically already "rule" the world, so why not video games? Y'know?

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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2015-03-30 16:53:00 (edited 2015-03-30 16:53:36) Reply

Man when i use to play call of duty alot all i would hear was (Hai guysss did you know im a gurlll)


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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2015-03-30 20:26:58 Reply

I have never met a girl gamer in person. Most " girl gamers " are guys just pretending.


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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2015-03-30 22:22:09 Reply

I gotta have something to do in between having babies and making sandwiches.

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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2015-03-30 23:36:38 Reply

At 3/30/15 10:22 PM, SevenSeize wrote: I gotta have something to do in between having babies and making sandwiches.

Making more sandwiches?


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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2015-03-31 09:59:40 Reply

At 3/18/13 05:50 PM, sweet21 wrote: Maybe I can invite some of them over for couch co-op resident evil 6. That way she'll WANT to do something else.

Glad someone bumped the thread so I could see this. Five star post my man.


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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2015-03-31 10:21:18 Reply

At 3/30/15 04:53 PM, IsaacIsBlind wrote: Man when i use to play call of duty alot all i would hear was (Hai guysss did you know im a gurlll)

This thread is 20 years old-- jesus.

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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2015-03-31 10:48:39 Reply

The gaming system should be able to determine gender, and it should be noticed on her profile. This would avoid any confusion or deception.


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Response to Holy Shit, Girl Gamers? 2015-03-31 12:33:19 Reply

At 3/18/13 10:15 PM, orangebomb wrote:
Really, this sounds like these news reporters are a day late and a dollar short, considering that their has been girl gamers for a pretty long time.

this. my aunt was a gamer back in the early 90s. gb and mac stuff mostly.. she had wario blast, ducktales, her brother's copy of zelda: link's awakening, wolfenstein 3d, oh no more lemmings, warcraft 2: tides of darkness, super mario land, dr mario, and maybe a few more things i've forgotten about...

it was my aunt and uncle who really got me into video gaming in the first place.. not even my father, who was aloof enough to let me play duke nukem 3d sitting on his lap.. i enjoyed the game dont get me wrong, i just wasnt drawn into it until my aunt and uncle showed me the wonders of the gb and the mac.

my father got me into other games later.. rogue squadron and quake? those were all him. but if my aunt werent a gamer, i'd likely have never become one myself.