For those with girlfriends/wives/kids: how do you find time for Halo?

#41windsorlad111Posted 11/12/2012 11:44:27 AM
once you have kids you learn to be tired all the time. sleep becomes immaterial.
#42GyudonKillerPosted 11/12/2012 11:48:54 AM
I play when my girlfriend is not home or when she's doing something like playing with her 3DS. No game is ever a priority over her for me.
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#43wg64ZPosted 11/12/2012 12:42:01 PM
My girlfriend doesnt really mind, as long as I give her what she needs before I start playing, she's good. Sometimes in the middle of me playing she'll just come up and grab me or kiss me or something, which basically means after this game, you need to do your boyfriendly duties.

I try not to play for more than 2.5-3 hours though, then she gets antsy/bored.
#44skullsukkerPosted 11/12/2012 12:45:23 PM
Arsic posted...
By the time your kids are asleep, aren't you tired too?


not when they go to bed at 9:00-9:30 est, and i go to bed at midnight most of the time.
#45ptreemf12Posted 11/12/2012 12:46:29 PM
My girlfriend is a gamer herself. She doesn't like FPS games though, and sticks mostly to handheld consoles, especially the DS.

I can play whenever I want and for how long I want. Sometimes she plays games more than I do XD
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#46JStewVGMPosted 11/12/2012 12:46:32 PM
I have a stationary bike that I work out on daily. Might as well be playing a video game when I'm on that and I usually get another hour or so of chill time somewhere else along the day.

I cant spend as much time as I want to on Halo but....work, college (2nd degree) and my girlfriend are also important to me.
#47gambit444Posted 11/12/2012 12:53:11 PM
Slinky826 posted...
I usually play at night after wife and kid are asleep.


if i can stay awake myself, this. i have a 5 month old & he keeps changing up his sleep schedule. if not, i have dedicated gaming time on sat.
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#48SociopathixPosted 11/12/2012 12:53:40 PM
My fiancée has no problem with me playing games, the way she sees it is it's better having me home where she knows where I am then out at bars and clubs doing god knows what
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#49Eddie_Vedder_XPosted 11/12/2012 1:02:04 PM
I was just playing while she was at work or asleep but the last few days ive been teaching her to play, she likes regicide.
#50Seto_RyuPosted 11/12/2012 1:04:02 PM
I live with my girlfriend, but she enjoys games as well so normally it is ok. She is horrible at Halo and my stats suffer for it, because she loves to try to play online. She says the game is pretty. In my head horrible stats are worth having a gf that at least tries to play.