The Brief: A gamer boyfriend is a boyfriend who plays video games.
The archetype of a “gamer boyfriend” or “gamer bf” is a young man in a (usually heterosexual) relationship who spends a significant amount of type playing video games.
Stereotypically, gamer boyfriends are portrayed as nerdy recluses who may have eBoy characteristics and spend more time playing video games than they do with their significant others. Their affinity for gaming could be a desirable or undesirable trait for their girlfriends or partners depending on their preferences.
when i said i wanted a gamer boyfriend i didn’t mean it i’m sorry
— kelsie (@kellssiie) January 25, 2021