Not everyone can play Genji like Seagull to be honest (eventhough I don't like this guy cause he obviously cheated to me, dno about now).
You can't have a big section of beginners playing each other without first making the game more noob friendly.
Yes, but how do you get this 'large enough player base' to start with?
what would a future Quake (or clone) NEED to become a big esports title
Well, I'm sure there's a super complex meta game hidden in Rock Paper Scissors too.
skill curve of Dota2
The thing with those games is that they have the infrastructure to make the game fun for bad people while Quake does not and never had
Tennis is a minuscule sport that very few actually play and only a tiny amount of people actually watch.
What's the fuss about him, what did he do for the game, why would you even watch 20+ minutes of someone's opinion?
"Quake is dead" has been said for over a decade now, thanks for the news Duncan
what does "number 1" even mean anyways, who cares?
fuck off and go back to stare at crates in counterstrike, enjoyment doesn't rely on sole numbers