Geeks are totally full of themselves

Psychologische Studie über Geeks und Fandom. Ergebnis: Star Wars fans and video game geeks 'more likely to be narcissists'. No shit.

Paper: A Psychological Exploration of Engagement in Geek Culture: „individuals may engage in geek culture in order to maintain narcissistic self-views (the great fantasy migration hypothesis), to fulfill belongingness needs (the belongingness hypothesis), and to satisfy needs for creative expression (the need for engagement hypothesis). Geek engagement is found to be associated with elevated grandiose narcissism, extraversion, openness to experience, depression, and subjective well-being across multiple samples.“