"...We generally resort to playing in-character when the situation turns especially farcical: either we’re trying to bullshit someone into giving us some fleeting advantage, or we’re bemoaning how suspicious everyone has become. In other words, we’re in the game to make mischief in a fictional world and keep each other entertained...."
Saturday, November 7, 2009
"This is the story of a gang of insanely greedy, stupid, merciless cowards trying to bullshit their way to a wholly undeserved victory. .."
A nice little essay about gaming, NPCs, and so forth that encapsulates much of my own opinions regarding D&D, "In praise of poor roleplaying."