Playing Favorites

“Fuck that guy,” you mumble, referring to that shlub whom no oxygen-breathing, food-eating, born from a womb person could like. The braggart. The thug. The condescending ape. The bully. Maybe his hygiene is questionable, maybe he’s got ugly shoes. Maybe he’s just mean. You saw him your first game, maybe in the registration line, telling people about how strong he was. You watched other people nod in agreement and encourage him to continue. You saw him metagame, swing too hard, cheat with items or lie about his HP. He argues and bullies incessantly on Facebook, and runs with a pack of equally merciless primitives, ready to embarrass and harass you into silence. Continue reading “Playing Favorites”

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Playing Favorites