This Episode: Roleplaying Games, Die Hard, Mega Man II, D&D as Therapy
The tabletop RPG genre is a big marketplace full of many diverse games; each with a unique approach to what is ostensibly Pretend for Adults. For 40 years Dungeons and Dragons has been one of the biggest and most popular choices available. In this episode Tim and Chrispy sit down and analyze what draws them to roleplaying games as opposed to other, more passive forms of entertainment and what things D&D in particular does right to keep them coming back again and again.
This Episode Also Known As: “Probably the Most Serious We’ll Ever Be” or “Heavy on the Critical, Light on the Wits”