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Why do Dota players yell at each other for playing badly?

Screams of pain

My supporter post this week comes to you thanks to AI wizard (and occasional RPS contributor) Mike Cook, who tweeted the following: “The most bizarre consequence of GDPR so far: you can now look up all the times you've been reported in DOTA 2 and the reasons given for the reports.”

It’s true.

I’ve been reported a LOT.

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