No, the worst part about this is that there are professional tournaments with prizes ranging in the thousands and millions for a computer game.
Someone is stuck in the 20th century. Move along with the times. A hundred years ago people were saying the exact same thing about people playing just a 'game' aka football. There isn't much difference betweeen regular sports, chess, and computer games.
The means-and-ends moralists, or non-doers, always end up on their ends without any means. -- Saul Alinsky