The gamer is usually some type of regualar game user with his main focus on competative gaming. A gamer plays to win and like to talk about their top score, lvl, gear etc etc.
Gamers, as has been said, are usually playing online, since singleplayer wont give them satisfaction of saying that they are better than you in a certain game since it does not contain a mulitplayer function.
Places you usually see gamers in are: WoW, LoL, HoN, TF2, BF2, MW, MW:BO and online minigames that has a score board system.
Gamers also buys all kind of "gaming equipment" for there computer, such as : Keyboard with light coming from it and extra set of button, Mouse with light coming from it and extra set of buttons and a large mousepad for 100 $.
The main diffrence of a gamer, and somone that plays games are that gamers are usually self indulgent assholes that play for win and top score, wheras the regular player just plays for fun.
Johnny: 2 i think
Gamer: Haha noob, i got 1337, woot lol!
Even though I think the xbox sucks, I have met a lot of gamers who are really cool.
Gamers are known to have good minds because they use different parts of their brains while playing games
Dude check out that dudes insanly kool computer with liquid cooling and wow its got a core 2 processor ,
us gamers often get paid more because we use computers much more often therefore we get more fmailiar with computers, and operation systems and hard ware, bcuz the grafics got to be good right?
Person 2: "You're such a gamer"
Common victims of the term:
1. People who wear black.
2. People who don't like football.
3. People who like music.
4. People who are knowledgeable with computers.
5. Essentially anyone with an i.q greater then that of a grapefruit.
Common users of the term:
1. People who love sports to the point of obsession.
2. People who smell like an abercrombie store.
3. People whose parents clearly pay for all of their clothes.
4. Essentially anyone who has no self-esteem and feels the need to mock others who are actually happier then they are to make themselves feel bettter.
Prep 2: No way man, they're such faggots cause they wear black.
*high pitched laughter*
Prep 1: Anyways, I've been pretty down since my girl sucked seven guys dicks at the party last week.
Prep 2: Dude, that's fucking beat. Let's go make fun of some people to make up for our low opinion of ourselves.
Prep 1: Coo'