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

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User Info: xiTz_RyaNx

xiTz_RyaNx
4 years ago#21
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Slinky826 posted...
I usually play at night after wife and kid are asleep.


^Same for me.

Mrwheeler89 posted...
I just got divorced, so i have all the time in the world! hoorah!


Congratulations on your divorce. I'm sure it was well worth it.


My wife really doesn't mind when I play as long as the living room isn't getting trashed with Mountain Dew cans and Doritos, it's my girlfriend that really pisses her off.
Saying I'm one of the best is just rude. All the people who don't agree look stupid then, and I don't want to make everyone feel stupid. (GT)- GotMyProSocksOn

User Info: olmansilverpant

olmansilverpant
4 years ago#22
xiTz_RyaNx posted...
KID VID posted...
Slinky826 posted...
I usually play at night after wife and kid are asleep.


^Same for me.

Mrwheeler89 posted...
I just got divorced, so i have all the time in the world! hoorah!


Congratulations on your divorce. I'm sure it was well worth it.


My wife really doesn't mind when I play as long as the living room isn't getting trashed with Mountain Dew cans and Doritos, it's my girlfriend that really pisses her off.


HA! thanks for the laugh
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User Info: windsorlad111

windsorlad111
4 years ago#23
When my wife and I first lived together we had a small apartment and only one TV. Halo 2 came out and I had to be careflu about higging the TV and playing all the time.

Fast forward 8 years and we now have 2 kids, both of us have our own businesses. There is a PS3 in the bedroom, a gaming PC in the living room, and a 360 in the basement. No problems playing something whenever I want, as long as I pull my weight when I need to... and when you have two kids, you better be pulling your weight or else you'll soon see divorce papers.

Life is good when you are an older gamer with money and a cool family. My son loves video games too. Awesome.

User Info: acangial

acangial
4 years ago#24
xiTz_RyaNx posted...
KID VID posted...
Slinky826 posted...
I usually play at night after wife and kid are asleep.


^Same for me.

Mrwheeler89 posted...
I just got divorced, so i have all the time in the world! hoorah!


Congratulations on your divorce. I'm sure it was well worth it.


My wife really doesn't mind when I play as long as the living room isn't getting trashed with Mountain Dew cans and Doritos, it's my girlfriend that really pisses her off.


Best reply of the month. Thanks for laugh!
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User Info: patkelly929

patkelly929
4 years ago#25
I too live with my girlfriend, and I have found the time.

She has to leave for work an hour before I do. I wake up when she does.
When she is sitting on her computer with her headphones in watching Youtube videos, it's game time.
I play for about 2 hours when I get home from work, and then we hang out, watch TV, eat dinner, whatever together for the rest of the night.

The only ranks I care about mine being relative to are my brother and my friend who plays Halo with my brother and I.
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User Info: MelRocco10

MelRocco10
4 years ago#26
Great stories everyone.
All I have to say is Thank God! for Farmville. My wife (who's pregnant with twins - we're due in early January) is more than happy to let me play Halo because that means she can sit on the couch with the laptop and take care of her Farm. A match made in heaven!
When the twins get here, not so sure how that's gonna work. Trying to get as much Halo time in as I can now because I have a feeling I'm going to end up with two boys on separate sleeping schedules.
Or they'll grow up with the phrase "Double Kill!" stuck in their heads.
Gamertag: MelRocco

User Info: skullsukker

skullsukker
4 years ago#27
i play when they are asleep.

User Info: HaloDad020508

HaloDad020508
4 years ago#28
I usually play when my kids are asleep during their nap time and at night when they are in bed. I have a awesome wife and she understands gaming is my passion and hopefully your girl will too. But you have to have a healthy balance between the two it is possible.
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User Info: Arsic

Arsic
4 years ago#29
By the time your kids are asleep, aren't you tired too?
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User Info: AyumiSqueezetoy

AyumiSqueezetoy
4 years ago#30
Arsic posted...
By the time your kids are asleep, aren't you tired too?


yeah? so?
that's what separates true gamers from the rest of humanity =D
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