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Luke asked in Consumer ElectronicsGames & GearPC · 6 months ago

Why do people think gamers are unemployed?

Don't they need an income to pay for games, high end PC parts, 144 Hz monitors, etc?

3 Answers

  • 6 months ago

    Some professional gamers make money from competitions/streaming/sponsorship.

    The vast majority though work like anyone else.

  • 6 months ago

    I think it is because they assume they do nothing BUT sit around and play games. I game quite a bit, but I also work full time.

  • Anonymous
    6 months ago

    The top gamers and YouTubers mostly earn their money from the game and YouTube or what not, and most people don't consider that a real job, hence why they call them unemployed.

    • Lv 7
      6 months agoReport

      It is, the rest have to work or at least have some sort of other income if they are earning anything from being a gamer, but I guess most people assume gamers are just teenagers who live in their parents basements.

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