• Welcome to Senior Gamers!

    Senior Gamers [SNR] is a multi-platform gaming community formed in 2012. We welcome all adults aged 18+ years, we're not specifically for senior citizens! Our name is just to show that we're not for kids.

    We used this website from June 2012 until March 2020. Technology moved on during this time and we have now moved to Discord. If you are familiar with it already you'll know how quick and easy it is to use. If you haven't tried it yet, you really should!

    You can browse this archived website to see what we posted over the years.

    You can join us on Discord to see what we've posted more recently and to chat. Click on the link below to find us. We hope to see you there!

    Senior Gamers Discord

What you get : chat system


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Senior Citizen
28 Apr 2012
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Becoming a Senior Citizen (full member of Senior Gamers) gets you some extra perks; this is a breakdown of one of those perks.

Onsite chat
This was a thought provoking system from the outset. Experience from other communities was that the more separate systems a community has the more fractured it becomes. In times past we all made do with forums and IRC, possibly helping the less technical by hosting a java based IRC client on the site. The problem with all this was that anyone using chat could only participate in the main site by using another window which detracted from the overall sense of community. Facebook changed all this with their content rich site which included a none intrusive live chat system and this was the direction we decided to take Senior Gamers in.

So without further ado let me introduce our chat system :


Participate in the chatroom from anywhere within the site. Chat whilst posting, chat whilst reading or just chat for the sake of it. As well as participating with users in the chat room you can also message users privately.


If that's not enough for you then take a moment and play one of our selection of games!


Another feature of the chat system is unobtrusive site notifications be that announcements or the notification of a private message. The system itself is extensible and we will be adding more features to enhance the usability of the site.

We hope the chat system is one of the many features that will help increase your participation within the community both on the site and also with us in online games.
Other parts of the full membership offering will be detailed in future posts. These include but are not limited to an events system and calendar, the blogging features you are currently reading and other enhancements.

See you soon.