What is a Gamer?

Hello People, it is this opportunity I bring you a short description of the world Gamer. While it is obvious that everyone already knows what it is, there are always some rookies going around, and this good they can learn a little more about this wonderful world.

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A gamer (English “video game player” is the term used in the Spanish language to define the type of players that are characterized by playing with great dedication and interest and have a diversified range of knowledge about video games. To refer to this concept English the term hardcore-gamer is used. Stated more simply, a gamer is one who is dedicated to the games a lot of hours (playing or informing). on the other hand a player of casual games is a type of video game player whose time or interest in playing video games is limited in comparison, can be anyone who shows more than a passing interest in video games, therefore it is difficult to categorize as a group for this reason, video games looking to attract. casual gamers tend to have simple rules and easy gameplay, the main objective is to provide an experience of pick up and play type ( “grab and play & quot that people of any age or with any skill level can enjoy.


It is a video game player who has great passion and interest in playing video games and know about, and their main interest, besides enjoying the game, is to finish with record highs and take full advantage of the same; thus differentiating, the so-called casual game player who only plays to play or spend a fun time without great goals, in some cases try to finish the game [citation needed]
Gamers get to stay mostly playing video games more than 5 hours a day and almost always in all his conversations dealing with this kind of topics, video games. His fondness for video games focused enough to get in some cases not go to work or go to school, do homework, etc. Gamers try to improve on their fictional world of video games a little while neglecting his personal life in reality.

What is a gamer?

What kind of gamer are you?

The distinctive groups are:
Retrogamer: it is characterized by great interest and often a wealth of knowledge about the history of video games of the past and classical computing in general. Usually they are players who prefer video games from discontinued platforms but not necessarily have to give up contemporary trends.
Hardcore Gamer: is characterized by a player who spends more than three hours a day playing video games. Usually competitive games with other users, is also characterized by being an expert in online video games. [Citation needed]
Cheater or Chitero: is the player who by means other than the game interface, use traps or alter the game to alter its functioning, sometimes to benefit himself.
Novato: is known for being a new or inexperienced player in video games, also tells noob gamers who are not well informed about them. [Citation needed]
N00b or Noob: Although at first this term was used for newbies the term has been changed lately, a noob is one who makes ridiculous or cheaters from the point of view of any other player things, a clear example would be doing Camping / campear (stay in an area hidden waiting for the enemy) or betray a same team.



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Another way to divide by platform gamers are playing in:

PCGamers: they are those who play or specialize in computer games.
Consoleros: they are those who play or specialize in video game consoles.
When a gamer feels predilection platform is considered obsessive fan (fanboy), and within each platform with a different adjective. This type of people encierrra on your console / game defending him any insult while discredits the / the other / as consoles / games be worse or have copied an idea. Generally these fanboys are not well informed (that does not mean that all fanboys are so). Examples are or were fans of SEGA (usually called Segueros [citation], fans of Sega in general), Pc ( “pceros & quot, Xbox (xboxers) [citation], PlayStation (sonyers) [citation], or Nintendo (nintenderos). [citation needed]
Arcaders: they are those who play or specialize in video games arcade machines.

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