ByMarlon McDonald, writer at Creators.co
Umm... are you going to drink that Skooma?
Marlon McDonald

If you're anything like me, that means you're a gamer who life is trying its hardest to mold into an adult. If so then you've more than likely experienced a few of the following situations, and Lord knows they're rather patience bending...

19 Gifs & Memes That Sum Up Being An Adult Gamer

1. TFW you see a colleague online at 4am, but then realize you're gonna be dead at work tomorrow 'cause you're also online at 4am...

2. TFW your S.O. returns from a trip and you've forgotten to clean the apartment, yourself and take out the garbage after a weekend’s sesh...

3. TFW you finally get 'Play of the Game' after 5+ hours of Overwatch...

4. TFW you’ve got an hour to get to grips with your new RPG, but all it wants you to do is grind for gems...

5. TFW you can actually afford that overpriced collector's edition, with all the in-game bonuses, and it sells out before you get the chance to F5...

6. TFW when there is no 'gamer' or 'father', but only 'legend'...

7. TFW someone hits the power button instead of eject on PS4...

8. TFW the burgers are fire and your S.O. waltzes in and smashes a level you've been stuck on for an age...

9. TFW your buddy got the first 'red ring of death' in your Xb360 squad...

10. TFW your bragging buddy comes to visit and continues to follow through with thrashing you at your favorite multiplayer game...

11. TFW you see your favorite game as a kid on a Steam Sale for less than a fiver...

12. TFW you have no idea what half of the modern settings on your modern console mean...

13. TFW your new PC game doesn't work and forums are like "input this code into BIOS, delete the game cache, overclock your GPU, have you checked your heatsink, etc" and you have no idea what any of this means...

14. TFW this scene from The Beach was the best video game adaptation you remember seeing in the cinema...

15. TFW this classic paradox surmises your life...

16. TFW you've waited an hour for your new game to download and install, you play the first mission and then it boots you back to the home screen because it still needs time to install multiplayer or some crap...

17. TFW when you go to buy a game and walk out with a special edition in the biggest possible box you could imagine...

18. TFW you try VR for the first time...

19. TFW people are playing Skyrim with f**king potatoes and you can just about remember where L3 is...

Are any of these situations you?