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How a ‘90s gaming magazine inspired one of the internet’s first memes

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Asking for advice online about pretty much any video game will result in two types of responses.

There are the good-guy gamers who will let you know how much of a noob you are but still offer genuine guidance. Then there are the sarcastic replies that advise you to “just don’t die” Well, duh.

Handing out obvious advice disguised as “ProTips” to newbies has been a running gag in the online gaming community since the fledgling days of the internet. These troll responses have evolved into their own brand of meme where obvious advice is packaged as an ingenious idea. But there was a time when ProTips weren’t usually accompanied by snide comments and there’s still a massive community of people who use the term unironically.

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