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James Chen

Frisco, Texas
Freelance Writer — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance, AllAfrica, PVP Live

As seen on PVP Live, LoLesports, ESPN, and elsewhere. GETS REALLY YELLY ABOUT LEAGUE, POLITICS, AND SCIENCE. Email: obscurica.esports@gmail.com

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PVP Live staff writer specializing in League of Legends coverage. Also covers industry happenings, Nintendo's competitive scene, and whatever else is relevant to the burgeoning esports gamer demographic.

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@Obscurica — 3,975 followers, 157,317 tweets

Sep 22, 2017

Apparently my body decided that it was too warm to sleep so here I am at 3:30 AM.

Sep 21, 2017

Well, gee, when the conservative side of the country is dead set on ignoring the experts yelling at them not to jump off a cliff... https://t.co/7Ov7PEn0bz

Sep 21, 2017

Managed 4th on PUBG 1st person POV. REALLY anxiety-inducing mode.

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What does it mean to be a journalist?

To give voice to the voiceless, cast light upon the dark places, and piss off the jerks that think they can get away without transparency.

What story are you most proud of writing or working on?

The report on Riot esports' internal politics forced their hand on important ecosystem developments.

When's the best time to pitch you?

10-4 Central US. I tend not to pay attention to work emails in the evenings.