WC: Fanboys are individuals who believe that there isn’t a single iota wrong with their cherished franchise and will defend their favourite game to the death, hopefully. Now, there isn’t anything wrong with liking a game, or even classing it as your favourite. The issue is when you try to convince yourself that all the problems are nothing more than ‘artistic choices’ on the developer’s part and it is a perfect experience. I have no idea why people feel admitting faults in their favourite titles means the game as a whole is rubbish, because there’s no such thing as a perfect game. But I guess if you start pointing out problems you won’t be invited to the weekly Mass Effect role play night.
Each Fanboy from each main form of gaming: console and PC gaming are very different creatures, and must be treated as such. So here is: Tom’s Survival Guide to Identifying a Fanboy.