Why do girls assume guys who play video games are losers?

why are they so stupid? it's obviously not true.


Most Helpful Girl

  • Not true to an extent.

    I know some guys who play wow. They are on that game 24/7! Until they have to go to work. When they come back from work, all they do is play some more. They're the most BORING people I've met in my life. They can't talk about anything else BUT video games, and they take it all so seriously! WTF

    If they lose a ''battle'' they're depressed for days and keep trying to redeem themselves in the 'battle field' - a virtual battle field mind you.

    When they actually get to meet girls all they do is talk about the games they've been playing and new cloaks and powers they got...they sometimes change the topic to bathroom humor (even MORE lame), and hanging out with them is basically a suck fest.

    They truly ARE losers.

    Now, I believe there are some guys who aren't that obsessed with video games, and I love them myself. I play Tomb Raider, Bloodrayne, vampire the masquerade, etc . . . and those are really fun games, but I don't really talk about them or obsess about my next mission moves. I have a life, and those games keep me entertained when I've got nothing better to do.

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What Girls Said 25

  • I don`t think they are losers, but they do spend lots of their time living in a fantasy world instead of getting out into the real world (I mean those who play a lot). They often miss out without being aware because they are so consumed with sitting in front of a monitor and dreaming of another world, rather than getting off their butt and just living in their own world. I want a guy I can share life with, not one who is lazy and spends most of his time of his butt while I waste away bored out of my mind with watching him sit there. It`s just a huge turn off and I consider those guys lazy.

  • Not all girls think this way. I love video games! Our first game system was the Colleco Vision. For me, video games are a great way to relieve stress. Depending on the type of game it is, it's a lot like reading a book. You get lost in the storyline and what the characters are doing.

    I think the only reason some girls think that guys who play video games are stupid because they are ignorant asses. Personally, I'd much rather opt to play a video game then to sit around gossiping about this, that and everything which is what a lot of girls like to do(not all, of course).

    Now, if you are playing video games non stop or until you fingers bleed, which I have no idea how it can get to that point then yes, that would make you a loser. Video games are great but one can go overboard with them and when that happens, then that person has a serious problem.

  • Those girls who do are bimbos. Guys who play video games are awesome. I love playing video games a lot and love playing with my guy friends. Its a lot of fun.

    • i'll kick your ass on any game

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  • i play video games and watch Japanese animes and I check my facebook/youtube/twitter/msn daily <-- typical loser

    i see nothing wrong with guys who play video games.. don't all guys play?

    or maybe I have this opinion cause I have 3 brothers and I play with them sometimes

    if someone can't accept you for something you are/like they don't deserve u

    whoever might call you a loser is only calling you a loser cause they don't have the same intrests as you do and can't agree with it .. some people because just stereotype people according to their interests/hobbies

    (please excuse any english errors if any :] english isn't my first language )

    • Don't mean to be a jackass but anime is the singular and plural, same for manga

    • thank you for pointing that out, I definatley won't make the same mistake twice

    • both of are you smart allecs haha

  • we don't automatically assume you are loosers, you just need to have a balance. someone who is CONSTANTLY playing games on their computer, even during class, is a loser, because they're not even talking to anyone at their table or anything. I have cool friends who love to play cod, and pokemon, but they know when to close the computer and when to just hang with friends. I guess that's the boundary line.

    i hope I helped :)

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What Guys Said 7

  • i play video games daily...well usually, they assiciate it with losers because of the way movies portray them. They feel that because they play videos games they have no social life, well people who read or watch movies or TV all the time are they same way...why aren't they put in the "loser" light...

    Anyways whoever it is that makes these assumptions needs ot realize video games are more than just geeky, they are strategic, fun, entertaining, hell I find more girls who play video gmaes now than I did 5 years ago...

    just tell these people to go f themselves and mind their own business...its too bad people judge that way

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  • That's one of the few things I like about women that they dislike about men. I can't stand video games anymore (frankly, they're for juveniles). So when you dinks are blasting away zombies in fantasyland, I'll be banging your girl LOL

  • If a girl doesn't know what Goldeneye64 is she ain't worth a damn ;)

  • I can see how somebody could be labeled a looser if they spend over half of their free time playing video games. theirs more to life than beating one more level.

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