Article on competitive shumpism

What the under-appreciated art of the shoot ’em-up says about competitive culture and what makes an esport.

A question that the writers Mark R. Johnson and Alexandra Orlando asked themselves. They are setting them up for a real live experience to grasp what it means to play a shmup a.k.a. Bullet-Hell.

Quite the interesting read!
You can find the article here at vice.com