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How Hard Core of a Gamer Are You ?

How long do you play games for ?


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#26
I play when I have excessive free time. And lately that has been a LOT.. Yesterday I was off work and ended up playing EQ from about 7:30A to 8:30P. stupid addictive personality lol
 
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#27
used to be hardcore, now im softcore:shadedshu
 
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#28
Yeah I play everyday but but if you are spending more than half your waking hours gaming it's time to reassess your priorities and get a damn life. This would be the case for any non-productive, leisure activity.

So I guess I'd rather not be "hardcore" in this regard.
 
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#29
i was a somewhat hardcore back in high school and some in college, now with owning a house, having a family, working on cars and lawn upkeep, fixing said house, playing with family...yah

i make time to play about 2 times a week, sometimes more, but not lately
 
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#30
I play a few hours per day. Since BF3 release I made level 35. I have seen other guys max level plus 80 so that says to me they have no job or GF LOL
 
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#31
Used to be a hardcore gamer when i was in school. Now my job and family take up my time.
4 hours a day anymore of games i usually get to play
 
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#32
I only play when I can, which isn't very often nowadays.
 

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#33
I play a few hours per day. Since BF3 release I made level 35. I have seen other guys max level plus 80 so that says to me they have no job or GF LOL
I play BF3 pretty much exclsuively, about 3-4 hours a day. I just hit level 61 or 62 this weekend. It's easy to get points quickly on higher levels, as the medals you earn really help speed up the process(10k each). Every day before I play, I check my stats, see what medals are closest, and then play towards that medal, while using guns that are closest to earning service stars(2k each), to get the extra points there too.

I'm not the best player out there, skill-wise, but I seem to do pretty well at getting points via other methods.


Thing is though, i have played nearly every single day since the game launched, with maybe 5 days since then I've not played. That has nothing to do with having a life or GF..It's about being married with 4 kids. :laugh:


:rockout:
 
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#34
prob 4-6 hours aday split between wow / skyrim / bf3 atmo
 

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#35
weekdays - 0 hours
weekend - 20-25 hours (PC games only)
avg - 3-3.5/day

what else do i do on weekdays besides work? TPU of course (besides other tech & auto sites)
 
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#36
I wake up, play games, do some chores, eat, then play games the whole day. Except or weekend evenings though
 
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#37
I play about an hour a day. After the kids go to bed. More on weekends when time allows
 
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#38
I play about an hour a day. After the kids go to bed. More on weekends when time allows
pretty much this
 
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#39
4 hours a day everyday probably more on weekends. If I am not wrenching on a car or chasing my daughter around the yard I am on my computer lol sleep? nah you get plenty when you die haha
 
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#40
I game when I can. I love gaming but I work full time, I'm a husband and a father, I own two properties (which keeps me busy with upkeep) and I just can't sit down every day and game.

I play when I can. Usually late at night when the family goes to bed. Friday and Saturday nights.
 

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#41
I game when I can. I love gaming but I work full time, I'm a husband and a father, I own two properties (which keeps me busy with upkeep) and I just can't sit down every day and game.

I play when I can. Usually late at night when the family goes to bed. Friday and Saturday nights.
thats life man
 

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#42
I play about 2 hours a night. That will most likely change this summer as I am getting married.
 
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#43
Getting married changes it for sure. Unless you are lucky to find a girl that likes gaming as well. Wait till the first kid arrives. lol
 

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#44
She is not into gaming (besides Angry Birds) but does not object to me playing games (that and I am 41 years old and stuck in my ways).
 
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#45
Yeah cant make it per day, weekdays 1-2, but not everyday. Weekends more like 4-5
 
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#46
i wish i could play more - but after work i can only physically sit at the computer for so long, and work days don't get shorter so something's gotta give...
 
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#47
Dan's trolling that poll.... :p
 

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#48
used to be 6 or 8+ a plus, but now work, gf, friends, and forums take a most of my time.
 

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#49
Used to manage 10-14hrs some time back, but now with work and all I just average 2hrs a day,with some 7day LAN parties once or 2x a month...
Growing up is overrated