Apparently It's Weird For Adult Men To Play Video Games, Says Today Show

By Colin Tan on July 12, 2011, 1:38AM EDT
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Apparently, it's really weird for men in their 30s to play video games, according to former TV host Donny Deutsch who, together with Today Show hosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb, made and agreed wholeheartedly on the statement.

It's odd if you're one of those "weird ones playing in the basement," unless of course you're 30 years old and playing with your kids, then it's an entirely different story. You can watch the judgemental cackles and smirks in the clip below.

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According to the The Entertainment Software Association, the average gamer is aged 37 and has been playing video games for 12 years, while the average age of a frequent game purchaser is 41. 42 percent of all gamers are women. This year alone, roughly 29 percent of Americans who play video games are 50 years old.

So what do you ladies and gentlemen think? Is it odd for someone in their 30s to find enjoyment and entertainment in video games?

Source: GoNintendo

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