GameSpy writes: "Christmas was made for videogames. Well, it was actually made to celebrate the god Saturn and later co-opted by Christian elders as a way to transition reluctant pagans into their new religion. Forum war amongst yourselves.
For a lot of gamers, Christmas is a time for catching up. You get a few days off work to finish the games you bought months ago and receive new ones from the people you pretend to love (Mom, Dad, wife, children, etc.)."