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tim-bader-982 is the “Video Game Rockstar” Contributor on Squidoo

tim2Today we’re happy to introduce you to tim-bader-982. He’s our “Video Game Rockstar” Contributor on Squidoo.

Tell us a little bit about your niche topic.
Everyone needs something to help them relax and unwind after a stressful day at work (or school). For me, video games are what hit the mark and 9 times out of 10, I will choose to play a game rather than watch a movie or read a book. – Well, maybe that’s a slight exaggeration, but you get the idea.  Games are good for capturing my focus and allowing me to escape into a fantasy world, but still exercise my mind while I’m having fun.  Video games were once the territory of a few nerds/geeks and while I will admit to being a bit of a geek, games have moved on.  I think it’s time that they became more mainstream and I hope to help make that happen on Squidoo.

Tell us about the moment you fell in love with your topic. Was it an immediate thing or did it happen over time?
I don’t know if there was a specific time but I have loved video games ever since I started playing them, which was when I was about 10.  This was on my first computer – a Sinclair ZX Spectrum – and I’ve kept going ever since.

Who had the most influence in your life?
Lots of people, but the top spots go to: Jesus, my wife, Winston Churchill and Martin Luther King.

You’ll also find tim-bader-982 at the following sites:
Timbo on Tech
Timbo On And On

tim-bader-982 invites you to stop by and share a review at his Review Cut Price Video Games.

Robin Svedi aka rms is a Community Organizer and member of the Creative Team at Squidoo.com where her daily mission is to help lensmasters build better and more successful lenses about the things they know and love.

  • MandeeSears

    Nice to meet you Tim! Sounds like your niche was a wonderful match!

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/SherwinG SherwinG

    Great topic. Video games really do help you unwind congrats

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/kinworm kinworm

    You’re right, I don’t think video games are nearly as geeky as they used to be maybe that is due to so many games being played on smartphones and tablets now. Congratulations on leading this niche, Tim :)

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/RenaissanceWoman2010 RenaissanceWoman2010

    You’re definitely the right guy for this niche. I’m way behind the times when it comes to video gaming. It’s time I discovered what I have been missing.

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/DaisyDixon DaisyDixon

    Nice to meet you! I love games and am looking forward to seeing your lenses

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/Brite-Ideas Brite-Ideas

    congratulations to you, and I must say there are a few Gamers in my house (4 sons) !!!

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/clevergirlname clevergirlname

    I love love love video games! I have a Sega, NES, Dreamcast, Xbox360, gamer PC… I want to own every console! I’m more old school than new but new definitely throws down sometimes!

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/Sylvestermouse Sylvestermouse

    I am really looking forward to discovering some great video games with Tim-bader-982′s help! Seems like I am always liking for one that will help me unwind and relax without adding any frustration to my day.

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/adventuretravelshop adventuretravelshop

    I hate to tell you this but the only video game i have ever played was Mist for Macs. It was brilliant but I never managed to figure any of it out. My son like games! Nice niche.

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