Unlike in-game marriages, real-life marriages can be problematic when video games are involved.
Andrew Allen, a USC film student and a lifelong gamer, acts out these troubles in his latest episode of games versus marriage. Featured is Gears of War, which has undoubtedly ruined many people's social and marriage lives. But Andrew (or, rather, the character he plays) manages to win this round.
Of course if this were me, I'd probably be on the couch with my fictional husband kicking his ass in the game. Or at the very least mocking his attempts. Because video games, that's why.