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Are you a video /PS/ PC game player?

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Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 21 Jan 2013 20:56

I was watching a report on tv earlier about an 83 year old lady playing PS games,

"It is predicted that by the end of this year, female gamers will outnumber men for the first time." BBC

Do you play, and if so what type of game, do you feel it's a 'waste of time' or that it's keeping your brain, hand eye co-ordination working?

EDIT sorry edited title lol, it read a bit 'off topic'.

Mersey

Mersey Report 21 Jan 2013 21:00

I watched this Rose....she was great.....

I only play wii games with Little L and thats enough....all other games hurts me eyes...... :-(

StrayKitten

StrayKitten Report 21 Jan 2013 21:08

yes i play games quiet a lot with littleman and n my own,

maggiewinchester

maggiewinchester Report 21 Jan 2013 21:38

I play escape the room games online :-D

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 21 Jan 2013 22:04

Maggie, I haven't seen those...but I am beginning to feel like I need to escape THIS room ( GR chat) lol...all the sniping is getting me down...I might go and plauy angry birds instead :-D

**Ann**

**Ann** Report 21 Jan 2013 22:07

Don't do it Rose :-0

Angry Birds is very addictive!

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 21 Jan 2013 22:09

I know Ann lol, I had a go at it last year ....some late nights there :-)

JustGinnie

JustGinnie Report 21 Jan 2013 22:35

I play games on fb and another site, I like Mahjong and some of the card games on fb also hidden object ones.

supercrutch

supercrutch Report 22 Jan 2013 01:40

I play FB games, bejewelled etc, but I play against other people on wordz on ipad and sadly play algebra games too. I'll play scrabble and any lexicon ganes.

I have a couple of mystery solving ganes like Myst and Riven on ipad too. Oh and of course the dreaded angry birds.

I really coveted her TV.

x

DazedConfused

DazedConfused Report 22 Jan 2013 03:19

Own a DS and play 'mind' games. Do not like the shoot 'em up type games.

So I play cards, tetris, scrabble and similar type games.

Have own a DS and still have an original Gameboy upstairs somewhere along with a Sinclair Spectrum.

I am 59.

Guinevere

Guinevere Report 22 Jan 2013 08:14

I play a few Facebook games when I have nothing else to do.

Pet Society
Gardens of Time
Chefville
Songpop

We are also board game addicts and play all the Ticket to Ride and other Games of Wonder games.

Ah, the joys of part time work and retirement.

Michelle

Michelle Report 22 Jan 2013 10:23

Play Scrabble and Words with Friends on Facebook

And play Chefville and Songpop on FB

They're Escapism after having to deal with people in and outside the office all day at work

AnnMarieG

AnnMarieG Report 22 Jan 2013 10:46

I'm 66, have a ds xl (screen is a bit bigger than normal one) and love playing all the games especially card games. My hubbie had one for xmas this year and he is 72. I think it keeps your mind alert. Thats my excuse anyway. I also love some of the games on f/book. :-D :-D :-D

GoldenGirl1

GoldenGirl1 Report 22 Jan 2013 10:56

Don't play games on FB but have a DS and play Match3 games
on it and also on ipad.
Gotta keep the old grey cells working ;-)

Emma