A little something from the news that appears more and more as older gamers seek out stories like this to hug to their breast while muttering "I'm not alone, I'm not alone!"
From Geek to Chic: Record Sales Signal Video Games' Arrival
Sales of More Than $13 Billion a Sign That Gaming Has Arrived
Jan. 25, 2007
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"There are things we used to talk about that seemed like pie-in-the-sky talk, like the mainstreaming of games, but now I think it's happened," said Jeff Green, editor in chief of Games for Windows: The Official Magazine. "In general, what used to be called 'geeky' is just mainstream nowadays."