The Legend of Red Shirt Guy: How One Kid Beat BlizzCon

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  • Published on:  Sunday, June 9, 2019
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    Blizzard Entertainment is know throughout the gaming industry for developing classic franchises like Diablo, Starcraft, and Warcraft. To celebrate their games and pay homage to the fans, Blizzard hosts an annual convention called BlizzCon. In 2010, a kid wearing a red shirt ended up becoming a BlizzCon legend after he confronted World of Warcraft developers about a lore mistake in the game. This is that story.

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  • Allen Richardson

    Allen Richardson

     7 hours ago

    That's what's up.
    100 good shit. All the moaons that thumb this down need to rethink life.

  • KhaosKaius


     8 hours ago

    I love him for being a man and speaking truthfully about something difficult

  • hainsay


     20 hours ago

    Gotta admire the way they handled it.

  • Keen 7: YouTube Is Toast

    Keen 7: YouTube Is Toast

     yesterday +1

    "Wildhammer Fact Checker" looks more like "Duke Nukenhammer".

  • Corey Hanson

    Corey Hanson


    I was one of three trolls that almost ate me some dwarfs and a Bilbo, mf favourite song is turned to stone by elo.

  • Scott Tryanowski

    Scott Tryanowski

     2 days ago

    4:02 Save your time

  • Dylan M

    Dylan M

     2 days ago +1

    First five mins... wtf, he still hasn't said anything...

  • Road Hog

    Road Hog

     2 days ago

    The kid is awesome

  • Don Berwick

    Don Berwick

     2 days ago

    DAM red shirt guy lost alot of weight and became a Youtuber!

  • Jae Kilani

    Jae Kilani

     3 days ago +1

    Noticing Lore inconsistencies in World of Warcraft is not a rare thing. They have been digging themselves into holes since the beginning. They tried to fix a lot of it with their Chronicles books, but with them they also created more inconsistencies.

  • Joel Gandia

    Joel Gandia

     3 days ago

    Rofl! This is incredible! I love not knowing everything cause you always get to find out!

  • Cosmic Perspective

    Cosmic Perspective

     3 days ago

    Cuz he is one of 7 people to read that book

  • Chris Doherty

    Chris Doherty

     3 days ago

    This is literally the real-world version of

  • Forgotten History

    Forgotten History

     4 days ago

    This dude looks like my PE teacher

  • PhotonBread


     4 days ago

    Also, you ever watch somebody come back to the mic and go “ah shit... he’s gonna say something stupid and ruin his legendary legacy... please don’t talk..” boom. Nope. This dude is legit Legend

  • PhotonBread


     4 days ago

    I’ve watched every explanation of Red Shirt Guys life and it never gets old

  • Ralenses


     4 days ago

    Whats the Song in the outro? Sounds really familar to me. May this be from Klonoa?

  • Elephants Are Cool

    Elephants Are Cool

     4 days ago +1

    Obviously Red Shirt Guy is a Time Lord. Every now and then he renews his body. Returning more powerful than before.

  • Jacob Namod

    Jacob Namod

     5 days ago


  • rian riggs

    rian riggs

     6 days ago

    Wow this was news to me, I immediately went to ironforge and took a selfie with red shirt guy in game