Overwatch’s deadliest assassin, Widowmaker, promises “One shot, one kill,” each time she peers down her sights at the opposing team. In reality, most non-professional players know it’s more like “Ten shots, maybe one kill,” but there’s no need to split hairs.
When Meredith and I decided to make a candle in honor of Tracer, from the video game Overwatch, we knew there was only one person we could ask to write about her. So we turned to our resident Tracer expert and look-alike, Riley. When Riley isn’t showing off her skills in Overwatch or rocking multi-hued pixie cuts, she can be found on her podcast, Media Mavens.
I’ve been in the geeky crafting community for a few years now, and I’ve seen every variation of “I love you” “I know” merchandise you can imagine. T-shirts, matching mugs, even wedding rings. Every single one of them made me roll my eyes. I don’t know about you, but there’s nothing more boring to me than an emotionally unavailable man, except maybe one who ISN’T but thinks pretending to be is charming. Yawn.