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@thor Well, of course there's people who genuinely don't want to talk directly to many people. On some level I can understand, because on the internet sometimes people get overly familiar and inappropriate very fast because you get stuck thinking that because you see everything this dev does they're you're friend, but of course the dev probably doesn't see most of the things most of the followers do, so to them they're strangers. So if you on top of suddenly being approached by someone who acts like they know you are also someone who is uncomfortable with interaction in general you would understandably recoil. I think this gets many introverted devs into positions where they need to gain popularity to earn an income, but they aren't looking to befriend their fans. They might have their circle of friends IRL or online that they're happy with, and that's enough for them. That being said, I think it's awesome that you want to reach out, and I hope others will talk to you too eventually, as long as you keep posting things visibly and invite to conversation! :D
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