Tips on dating a geek
This hilarious primer leads geeks of all ages through the perils and pitfalls of meeting women, going on dates, getting serious, breaking up, and establishing a successful lifelong relationship (hint: it’s time to invest in new bedsheets). Added on December 11, 2013: Given that this short little review continues to get likes and comments, I thought I should comment further as to why I originally posted it.Full of whimsical 8-bit illustrations, The Geek’s Guide to Dating will teach fanboys everywhere to love long and prosper. As of the time of this posting, I still have not read this book. I'll just put it nice and simple: NOT ALL GEEKS ARE GUYS!If I mention I read comics, the assumption is usually that it's either Wonder Woman or manga love stories.We had the whole "fake geek girl" rant from Joe Peacock all too recently.How would I connect with a console or Internet-gaming geek whose only comic interests are mecha manga?
You’re hooked on Elder Scrolls and Metal Gear but now you’ve discovered an even bigger obsession: the new girl who just moved in down the hall. Take some tips from Eric Smith in The Geek’s Guide to Dating.
Dear Geeks, let´s face it, spending time with a geek partner that enjoys the same pleasures (guilty or not) as you is one of the greatest achievements you can unlock in this game called “life”.
Play coop games on your couch with your gamer girlfriend or gamer boyfriend, plan the next nerd convention to visit (couple cosplay anyone?
I'm sure that plenty of the people who liked this review could share similar stories, either personal or one's they have heard from others.
Moreover, even if the book focused on the guy's point of view, the book description makes clear that this is about dating a non-geek. My feminine sensibilities do not make me immediately adverse to Star Wars bedsheets.