“When one rows, it is not the rowing which moves the ship: rowing is only a magical ceremony by means of which one compels a demon to move the ship. ” Friedrich Nietzche
A.I. : What you like in 9Dragons ? Since when you play?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : The only thing that kept me in the game … was .. the community. Since 2007.
A.I. : You given up playing?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : I attempted … trying other games … but I returned shortly after.
A.I. : What roles / characters you’ve played so far?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : I can say I tried them all … but I am “dedicated” to a healer HD and a warrior SF.
A.I. : How you describe your character?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : In few words … impulsive … … noncomformist. Eventually is built to adapt to the player’s character and personality.
A.I. : How you characterize the relations between whites and blacks on Bardo server?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : They exceeded the limit of a conflict ‘in-game-only’ .. some fun wars … and degenerated into personal problems and other issues.
A.I. : Peace is a utopia in this game?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : Would be possible … but only when all players .. or those who have some authority in their community … will mature and realize that’s just a game.
A.I. : What do you think about the 9Dragons forum ? What about moderators ? Freedom of speech?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : … forum is moderated in a little anarchy manner … in the sense that only those who are part of the staff are right.
A.I. : What about game managers? Strengths, weaknesses?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : Honestly … I really didn’t interacted much with them … just some of VGM on IRC … that I thought were really “the thing” … and they are managers themselves … they help me only with a single case in which they solve my problem .. but this not compesate other cases in which I were left “with eyes in the sun”.
A.I. : How would you describe yourself?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : Emotional… calm … … … noncomformist
A.I. : What you think about the romanian community?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : There is a big difference between those who are ‘kids’ and those who are with the ‘ heads on their shoulders’, difference which can not be offset by anything.
A.I. : What advices would you give to the others players?
Mrs. Queen-Bee : Among the few pieces of advice I could give them … is to take care not to get involved too much in the game … in terms of social and material … otherwise … is addictive.
A.I. : Thanks for your time.
Mrs Queen-Bee shared some of the favourite character screens :