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The New York Times has an excellent article on how League of Legends has become the biggest competitive game in the world, and why thousands of people are watching the World Championship this month. Along with that is a feature showing the positions of 100,000 players over the course of 10,000 games.


In a small two-bedroom apartment a strip mall of a town outside of Seattle, two brothers are hard at work crafting one of the most complex, convoluted and difficult games ever created. Sometimes they code ASCII graphics. Other times they break out the crayons.