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Herobrine

Collected privately in an empty hallway while his friends played a horror game in the other room, which he returned to after the interview. I began by simply asking, “What do you know about Herobrine?” The informant first heard about Herobrine from a Youtube video in middle school, around the time when Minecraft was getting… Continue Reading »

Herobrine

Collected privately in an empty hallway while his friends played a horror game in the other room, which he returned to after the interview. I began by simply asking, “What do you know about Herobrine?” The informant heard about Herobrine in middle school, primarily through videos and chat rooms online, around the time when Minecraft… Continue Reading »

Herobrine

Collected in a college apartment while the informant was preparing to cook lunch. The informant played Minecraft in middle school, and, being a game designer, is well-versed in gamer culture. She, unlike many others, first heard about Herobrine from a friend rather than from the Internet. Informant: “To my understanding – Sorry, I’m going to… Continue Reading »