In 1985 "Real Gamers" Were a Completely Different Animal

When you hear the term 'gamer' these days it's safe to assume that it refers to a person that regularly plays video games. Way back in 1985, however, "real gamers" carried leather dice bags, sat around paper-cluttered tables for hours on end and rarely possessed a pair of X chromosomes to rub together.

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You Know You Play Too Much EverQuest When These Jokes are Still Funny Ten Years Later

These days you can tell you play too much of Sony Online Entertainment's massively multiplayer online role-playing game EverQuest » 2/20/12 5:00pm 2/20/12 5:00pm by the simple fact that you play it at all. Ten years ago, when hundreds of thousands of people played the game on a regular basis, there were different standards of measurement.