The Pros And Cons Of Dating Gamer Girls

This Tuesday night on “Guy Code,” our experts investigate that unavoidable hobby that tends to galvanize you and your friends while infuriating all your girlfriends: video games. But we’ve come a long way from the days of pimply dudes huddled up in the basement with empty cans of Surge and pizza boxes strewn about. I mean, yes, that scene still thrives, but now the gaming world is far less insular, and is more of a snapshot of mainstream culture. And that means girls are gaming more than ever. This is a wonderful thing. A girl sees you talking to your friends over a headset while shooting up zombies, and she’s less likely to think you’re an asocial nerd. And it even means you could end up finding a girl who will play video games with you. But is that always a good thing? We’ve compiled the pros and cons of dating a gamer girl:

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Carl Williott (@cwilliott) just wants to find a girl who will be the Tails to his Sonic.