The days following a holiday in which noobs receive video games that are a year (or more) old; while the non-noobs move on to a sequel, the noobs provide easy kills/XP for those who still do not have the sequel and are not noobs.
Person 1: Dude I have 5000 points in kills in Assasin’s Creed Brotherhood multiplayer.
Person 2: Don’t you have the sequel yet?
Person 1: No, I have no cash. But it’s noob season out here. I’m almost to level 50.