A gamer who uses competitive gaming
, etc.) as their
sole source of income
. This does not refer to someone who games all the time and attains some
level of skill; being a pro gamer means you use it as your
profession, and that you actually do earn money. In the USA, there are few pro gamers, and those that do exist usually make all of their
money from prizes
, with some income
coming from sponsorships. In Korea, however, there are actually leagues
with paid salaries, closer in format to baseball.
"Wow I just beat a good player, I'm such a fucking
"No you aren't, you don't even make any money you fag."