Rarely are the forums heartwarming
, but this forum thread
not only delivers on the heartwarming aspect but it also gives us a reasonably detailed peek at what companies like Blizzard are looking at when they look for new designers. When forum poster Aaiya made a thread on behalf of his or her eight year old son who is interested in becoming a game designer someday, we first got a solid response from Peratryn
and then Daxxari comes in with a response from Ghostcrawler.
Not only is it cool that the people who work at Blizzard would take the time to answer the thread in the first place, but upon reading Daxxari's post with Ghostcrawler's response, I know I
felt like I'd learned something new, and I figured a lot of us would be interested in reading it over.
Rather than pick it apart, we'll reproduce Daxxari's entire post after the cut.
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