More than 1,400 gamers competed in Major League Gaming's Fall Championship at the Dallas Convention Center over the weekend, with thousands of international viewers tuning in via livestream. Hell, even ESPN covered it.
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ESports and videogame fandom at large can no longer be pigeon-holed as truly esoteric. Now, that's fine and good, but it also means that our dearest stereotypes about the basement-dwelling, pocket protecting nerd are due for a bit of an update. Here are a few new (to me, anyway) stereotypes I observed at last weekend's event.More »