When player abilities eclipse character abilities
Aired on 15, May, 2006
After a conversation about why roleplaying game stories are so terrible to listen to, we move on to the types of gaming groups and a debate about resolving situations where players have a social wit their characters lack (and vice versa).
Dan, Chad, Kevin
None, this is freaking episode 1!
0:00:30 Why Gaming Stories Suck
0:04:00 Styles of Games: Powergamer vs LARPer
0:09:00 Character Abilities vs Player Abilities
- very beginnings of the Gnome with a Magic Staff meme
- very beginnings of the Dark Lord of Denny's meme
- Fanghorn Forrest and his character, Joe the Diplomat
- The White Board appears!