Last week I returned from my second trip to E3. It’s an event that I have dreamt of going to for over 20 years, and due to the incredible kindness of someone I had never even met before (you know who you are), I was given the opportunity to make that dream come true. As someone who has closely followed the video game industry for many years, one of the biggest thrills while there has been seeing many game developers, journalists, podcasters, and other industry folks whom I’ve admired and respected. Unfortunately I’ve never actually met most of those people who I saw at the show because I never worked up the courage to walk up and introduce myself.
You see, I have a pretty decent case of social anxiety. It’s not something that rears it’s head all of the time, and it’s not what I would classify…
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