In other words, Strauss has demonstrated that seduction and excitement are both walks he can walk.
If you know him as Style or Chris Prowles, then you may be familiar with his seduction and business style – the guy keeps to himself, releasing his thoughts on seduction to ultra small numbers of men, usually other members of the seduction community.
Occasionally these fights have gotten personal, taking away what little credibility this community had in the eyes of many.
Regardless of what you feel about pickup artists and their community, The Game is a fascinating window into their world.
As a music critic, Strauss’ interviews are the stuff of legend.
Rumors abound – Neil Strauss interviews The Strokes for over a week, hanging out with them at all times, engaging in all sorts of illicit behaviors.
In this book, Strauss relates advice and information on seduction in yet another unique way – by telling stories.
Often humorous, often scary, always dirty and usually featuring more than its share of braggadocio, the book was on the top of every bestseller list in the country, including Amazon.com, for months.
However, as noted by many in the community, often a small alteration of an elder’s method can lead to great success, and Strauss appears to have benefited from his Method’s similarity to those of his teachers.
This is a common theme in the seduction community – take what is good about what you already know and tweak it to increase your notoriety.
This is less method than psychology, and it is a fact that a person’s position in society can impact their attractiveness.