On community and the decent souls of “Everquest 2″…

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Dying Boy Gets His Own Personal Virtual Wonderland Built by a Game Community in Just Four Days.

Oh dear, it appears that I now have something in my eye.  As you will too when you click on Kotaku’s story.

For all of the stories that we read about the games community, the negativity/griefing/trolling therein and the irritation we can all sometimes feel about the business of play, sometimes a story like the one above makes you forget about all of the foul-mouthed, 14-year-old Xbox Live anon-racists and focus on people doing great things for somebody that they’ll never meet and barely come to know.

Kind of amazing, really…

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