"My friends and I ended that reminiscing conversation on a bittersweet note: 'I miss roleplaying.' But no one felt compelled to bring some back into our online lives. We moved on to talk of instances, the latest gear we'd gotten, character progression and real life.
"I'm just me when I do these things, and so are my friends. We're not roleplaying, we're just roll playing."
Nova Barlow recalls how World of Warcraft Killed my Inner Actor.