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    Muscular online gaming avatar inspires 230-lb man to work out and lose 45 lbs

    When Marcus Dickinson first created his "EVE" character, Roc Wieler, the two had little in common. Roc was a retired colonel from the Minmatar tribes -- a stoic, physically imposing disciplinarian. Dickinson was a 230-pound Canadian with an affinity for bacon.
    "Something snapped inside me, and I realized I wasn't being true to my brand. Why can't I be this character? Why can't I look like this? He acts and talks like me because he is me. I'm the one who gave him life."




    Virtual reality: Avatar inspires gamer to hit the gym - CNN.com

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    tomb_raider_underworld.jpgI approve of this if the women gamers start aspiring to be like Lora Croft from tomb raider.

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