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April 8, 2004 at 4:18 pm #3100AnonymousInactive
I read an article recently where a sample of teenagers were asked to play games and one of the several questions that were asked was, what do you expect to get out of a game.
And answers given were, in ascending order:
– Play for Excitement
– Expect to Win Easily
– Pay to Win
– Play for Pleasure
– Expect a Challenge
When asked why do you play games, 50% of the girls and 25% of the boys said, “Because I’m bored” (with 30% of those being ‘bord’, ‘board’ or ‘boerd’ :( )
Is this a typical representation??
April 8, 2004 at 4:33 pm #11474AnonymousInactive
well if you asked some one why the watch moives etc most would proably say “Because I’m bored”. personal i would say “Because I’m board” :D
April 8, 2004 at 4:57 pm #11477AnonymousInactive
April 8, 2004 at 5:04 pm #11480AnonymousInactive
I play (multiplayer) games because it provides me an oppportunity to try and tactically out-think another person in an artificial world which has an established set of rules that I can use to lead me to victory.
I play single player games (and only very rarely) because I enjoy the story that unfolds as I play them.
April 8, 2004 at 7:49 pm #11490AnonymousInactive
I play ’cause the chicks dig gamers :/
April 9, 2004 at 9:07 am #11494AnonymousInactive
April 9, 2004 at 9:09 am #11497AnonymousInactive
They do? [/quote:dba2c4f289]
You should know – Your going out with Ms. Nintendo :)!
April 9, 2004 at 9:32 am #11500AnonymousInactive
April 9, 2004 at 9:35 am #11502AnonymousInactive
Have no pity – He deserves it!
Go buy our own cube Damo! :)
April 9, 2004 at 9:41 am #11503AnonymousInactive
Cube, SP, XBox….I’ve taken them all off of her at some point :p
She’s not geting the SP back til i finish metroid and advanced wars!
I will buy one….when I get properly employed!!
April 19, 2004 at 12:53 pm #11649AnonymousInactive
I play games because it’s like buttering bread to me, simple plain and smooth(eh what?), oh and I’m really good at it…. buttering bread that is.
April 19, 2004 at 12:54 pm #11650AnonymousInactive
I play games because my friends wont play with me…. will someone out there who reads this be my friend? i have a mega drive!!!
April 19, 2004 at 12:57 pm #11651AnonymousInactive
I’ll be your friend Apollo, only if you buy me sweeties! and get rid of that bloody mega drive! it’s ancient, I myself have upgraded to the vastly superior Jaguar 64bit monster! savage
April 19, 2004 at 1:00 pm #11652AnonymousInactive
the graphics for tempest 2000 look so real!!!! its like your actually looking down a tunnel!!!! have you heard about the nintendo “ultra 64”?
April 19, 2004 at 1:02 pm #11653AnonymousInactive
What?, my mammy told me that there would be no more computers made anymore!!! ah well!. hey I just got Doom for me Jag, savage, my mate things his Halo is better but what would he know,bloody Kojima!!! arrest that man.
April 19, 2004 at 1:03 pm #11654AnonymousInactive
Need for Speed on the 3D0 is the future, kids.
April 19, 2004 at 1:06 pm #11655AnonymousInactive
can anyone tell me how to do the liu kang “dragon” fatality in mortal kombat 2? whoooopsieeee!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
April 19, 2004 at 1:07 pm #11656AnonymousInactive
Need foe Speed eh?, sounds…dangerously good. I betcha that it will have a svage frame rate, I heard that it may even run at 20fps, ohh… the speed, I can almost feel the wind in my beautiful long golden hair… oh your still there!! vanity, what can a girl do? but wait i’m not a girl. but if I were, oh let the good times roll.
April 19, 2004 at 1:10 pm #11658AnonymousInactive
2 eggs, one spoon of flesh and a cup of tea
April 19, 2004 at 1:12 pm #11660AnonymousInactive
Raiden! its been nearly 5 hours! turn off that games console!!!
April 19, 2004 at 1:14 pm #11661AnonymousInactive
Those gimps ad Midway spelt Kombat wrong, everyone knows it’s spelt Combat, jesus!
April 19, 2004 at 1:24 pm #11666AnonymousInactive
extract from IDSA Consumer Survey 2001:
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