I was enjoying a game of DOTA2 tonight when a team-mate and his friends decided to rage at me over voice chat. One of the “insults” one of them flung in my direction was “I have more hours in this game than you’ll ever dream of!” He was not pleased when I pointed out that having hundreds of hours doesn’t automatically make him better at the game.
Continue reading Geek Ink Thinks: Spending a lot of time doing something doesn’t automatically make you an expert
So I mentioned in a quick update about a month back that I managed to get to Gold Tier, specifically Division II before Season 3 of League of Legends came to an end. This puts me in the top 13% of competitive players in all of Europe, which is made up of (according to lolsummoner.com) 1.3 million active competitive players.
I am fairly pleased with this achievement for two reasons:
Continue reading Geek Ink Thinks: The Road to Gold – Why I play competitive League of Legends