one time at a family dinner my sister mentioned that I roleplayed on WoW while my brother was discussing job opportunities at Blizzard, and he said “Let me guess: you play a blood elf. The pretty race, right?” and I smiled politely but screamed in my head “NO they are a proud and colorful and persevering people who have been the victims of genocide and massive withdrawal and deceit and just because they have pretty in-game models doesn’t mean these characters can’t be horribly broken and ugly and flawed and deep don’t you talk shit about blood elves doN’T DO IT MAN DON’T DO IT IT WAS CALLED THE SUNWELL”