Probably the most recognisable name in all of World of Warcraft, Leeroy Jenkins has become an Internet meme and pop culture phenomenon, well-known by both gamers and non-gamers alike. All because of one, silly three-minute video:
The author of the article managed to interview the man behind Leeroy in person, and it turns out that he’s a pretty normal gamer just like the majority of us. A quiet nerd who decided to mess around one night and got propelled into stardom. At least we got chicken.