LAN partyer n.
Jenifer Hanrahan, "Web Warriors; Conflict and camaraderie make a party out of computer war," The San Diego Union-Tribune, October 5, 1999
Gamers find each other through Internet links such as http://www.lanparty.com.
Chase Squires, "Internet warriors training locally," St. Petersburg Times, January 30, 2000
It is a LAN party, otherwise known as a local area network. And in the midst of a selection of computers and confusion of wires are about 15 young computer buffs engrossed in games linked up to the same network.
"Battling with the network," The Nelson Mail (New Zealand), October 4, 1997