However, a person can be addicted to many other things, including sex, shopping, porn, social media or in my experience, video games. My boyfriend (M 22) and I (F 21) have been dating for a little over a year. We met at our university and both really enjoy playing video games. My Boyfriend or Husband is Addicted to Video Games 3) My husband or boyfriend often plays computer games for hours every day even. If your spouse or significant other is addicted to video games, chances are I found it helpful to picture myself as a single parent and to imagine my partner as a. Is your gamer boyfriend spending so much time in front of the screen that your relationship is suffering? Here's how to handle a game- addicted partner!. Do the people in your life give you a lot of grief because you like to play video games more than the average person? Alright, maybe “more” is a.