Are you a “real gamer”? How can you be sure? Maybe you think you’re a real gamer, but you actually don’t fit somebody else’s definition of a real gamer. Maybe you’re love for videogames is newly found, and you think you’re a real gamer, but actually there’s this whole other gaming world to which you’re completely oblivious.
As ever, it’s the tricky subjects that has The Ultimate Gamer team in heated, fervent debates this week. The idea of what constitutes a “real gamer” us up there with the trickiest of them. Nature Vs nurture? Is morality objective? Should euthanasia be legal? Wtf do people watch the X-Factor?
Perhaps more importantly, it’s a question that potentially creates a divide amongst the gaming community. And maybe that’s a bad thing. But what even is a “real gamer” in the first place?