How not to get ahead in gaming

(or The quickest way to lose your fans…)

In my downtime after I have spent eight hours sat in front of a computer screen I like to relax and sit in front of my laptop or TV.

I watch a lot of films and TV but mainly I play games. I’m a thirty something woman and feel no shame in this unless I am trying to talk to my female friends who unfortunately have little interest in video games unless it happens to be The Sims (or heaven forbid Farmville…but don’t get me started). I hold my hands up. I…Am…A…Geek.

I’m a loyal gamer. If I’ve found a game that has really impressed me with storyline, graphics and game play I will actively seek out other titles that the producer has made. But herein lies the problem. Continue reading