Originally Posted by Dobagoh
pretty much. it seems silly to wall of text explanation here, so I'll TL;DR
long history with online games, specifically MMOs.
undergraduate degree in Psychology and traditional experimental research methodologies.
PhD program with an advisor who has a background in Anthropology and has expansive prior ethnographic work within World of Warcraft.
currently doing research regarding player personality in online and offline settings through Guild Wars 2, eventually planning to shift the research towards personality and social influence tactics.