You can tell if you're in one of those discussions because less proficient questions are met with a sneer of "n00b
!" But when a community embraces less knowledgeable participants, it enables them to ask more questions, and more basic questions, so that they are able to learn more.
It works, if you're attuned to the Thief world, but for a n00b
, the initial experience of the game may seem to lack depth - Something that does not happen with the first trilogy.
Efforts of note include the recent Grand Effie-winning "The Vet and the n00b
" push for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, which stars Sam Worthington and Jonah Hill in an intense battleground scenario.