Sacrifice and Saving

D&D is a game of action heroics. Often a power fantasy of casting spells and cutting down monsters and taking their stuff. While it’s made to be adventure fantasy, not all fantasy is about total power over your enemies – some of the best fantasy is when characters put themselves at risk by throwing themselves…… Continue reading Sacrifice and Saving

Aging Heroes

Aging rarely comes up during play and it feels like the more players you have the slower time goes by. Few campaigns play out characters living more than a year or two in-game time before it’s all over and unless you encounter a ghost your characters are twenty-something, rich, dragon-killing lords of the realm now…… Continue reading Aging Heroes