I Am a Wow Addict

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    I am more a recovering addict.

    I stopped playing a while back. But like all addicts I still ache. Once in a while, Wow slips into my thoughts. I had so much fun playing but it took too much of my time. Sigh!
    Emojinoid Emojinoid
    31-35, F
    Apr 21, 2015

    Gotta Get My Epics

     I  started playing when the game was released in 06 grinded out 40 to get my mount and then never played again. I recently took a new job in a new city so to save some money and kill all the free time I had I started playing again, even going so far as to pay to...
    WedgedBear WedgedBear
    36-40, M
    3 Responses May 16, 2008


    So I didnt mean to get hooked to this game again. It just sort of happened that way... Not to mention this time I had to drag my poor husband into the addiction too... Im an awful wife! haha Lets see who out there in the Experience Project world is also WoW addicts. Also, just...
    FreeSpirited FreeSpirited
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 26, 2007

    Alcoholic Wow Addict

    Ive been in and out of AA and various treatment centers for the last 10 years. Im 26 years old.  There was no question about  whether or not my drug and alcohol abuse was a problem.  I had 15 months sober then used again and stayed messed up for 4 years. ...
    NateF NateF
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Oct 1, 2008

    I Feel So Obligated

    I first started playing wow, i dunno maybe 2.5 years ago.  I hated the game when my boyfriend played it. I hated it. Everything was "Right after I kill x number of blah blah blah" or " After i turn in this quest" or "right after i level". I...
    Sameli Sameli
    3 Responses Jul 9, 2009

    The Dream

    I started playing 3 years ago on and off as I could afford at the time. I had a wow cat who woul dsit on my lap and knew not to disturb me during my dungeons. I had a wow bf who would play beside me(alot more romantic than any date to be honest) and help me out. Perfection.
    drakneko drakneko
    22-25, T
    1 Response Mar 27, 2013

    Twisted Pleasure

    I started WoW about 6 or 8 months ago and became a serious addict in no time.  Lately I have calmed down and slowed down.  In fact I have not played at all in about 2 weeks.  Life is getting in the way of my addiction.  I guess I need to grind out this weekend...
    MistressJade MistressJade
    31-35, F
    3 Responses May 16, 2008

    World Of Warcraft And Love

    I Wouldnt really consider myself a WoW Addict but I do play quite a bit I started playing WoW when BC was out and  I allways nagged my fiance to play with me but she just never really wanted to and it allways kinda bummed me out but I got over it but It was this last Year I...
    deanMachine deanMachine
    1 Response May 24, 2011

    The Woman I Love

    i am a wow addict. i have recently quit wow bc it poisoned the one thing in my life that was always better then the game. let me start from the beginning..... i got wow about maybe a year to a year and a half ago, when i first got it i was goin over to a friends house to play...
    goliathjones21 goliathjones21
    2 Responses Sep 13, 2008

    I Was But Now Under Control

      I have an addictive nature and so been stock at home did not help much.   It all started about 3 years when I ruptured my alkyls tendon playing badminton. I knew about the game but refused to pick it up for the simple reason, my addictive nature. Been stock and...
    G33kwithCh1c G33kwithCh1c
    1 Response Feb 18, 2009

    Used to Be!!

    Damn i used to play this game for feckin hours on end Lol its was just so addictive but once I got back into the swing of school i weaned myself off it lol   Level 63 mage lmaoooo
    deleted deleted
    Apr 27, 2008

    Who Needs Rl Anyways

     I have been playing MMORPG for about 6 yrs now, most of the best friends I have made have been through gaming.  We play WoW now and have for 3 years.  We get together in real life whenever it is possible, jobs/money/time permitting.  It also has given me the...
    Calia Calia
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 28, 2009

    5 Years Solid Still Addicted.

    Been playing since a friend shown me the game and since i failed my college course... Yes that all important raid came first.. I've managed to lose all my family and friends and have nothing to offer in a work place and i have a terribly short temper with people irl... Yes this...
    christoph07 christoph07
    22-25, M
    Nov 11, 2012

    Huh... Where To Start

    Well, I have always played games, always.  Didn't matter what it was.  I'm a DND nerd, I read books, play xbox, wow, ddo, and used to play diablo2 religiously lol.   Now before I carry on, let me say I am in the military and have a wife and kid, and I work out...
    lokitheif lokitheif
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 19, 2009

    I Was Questing For His Attention and All I Got Was This Grey Drop

    So in Wow my bf is the nicest guy, he helps me level, finds things I might need, spends hours helping me get flowers in tricky areas, but in the real world he is such a jerk.  Barely says anything, is an unbelievable slob, gets crabby anytime he is away from the game...
    Wowwidower Wowwidower
    Apr 30, 2008
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