I'm incredibly happy that I'm no longer in the dating game.Ok, to be fair I haven't been a part of that in a VERY long time, but if I look at my friends and colleagues who are still single, I'm aware of how difficult it is to meet people once you leave university.The site claims it's "home to over 150,000 single gamers"."It is reckoned that over two-thirds of men and more than half of women in the UK now regularly play video games, so it's about time they had access to a niche dating website packed with members sharing the same interests," commented Thurlow."They obviously haven't played Diablo 3." The videos are intended for "inexperienced" single gamers "who are looking for a leg up to get their leg over", Shag a Gamer founder Tom Thurlow explained.
The company has raised 0,000 in angel funding from the likes of Anthem Venture Partners, Zivity founders Cyan and Scott Banister and angel investor Paige Craig."With uk gamers can make friends, have fun and find Mr or Mrs Right.It sure beats giving the eye to an avatar all evening! "We're hoping that this series will provide them with all of the tools they need to get out there, get dating and start scoring." Date a Gamer spin-off Shag a Gamer launched in July.
It's purpose is to "fill the gap left for horny geeks who aren't necessarily looking for dating or a long-term relationship, but who are interested in scouting for sex online and meeting up for no-strings nookie".And before you ask, yes, you'll find girls that are willing to do more than just play games if you ask nicely.