The Red Shirt Problem

Why The GM Is Forced To Bribe Players A typical RPG plot involves the party arriving in town and being approached by NPC A because NPC B has been kidnapped by NPC C. The typical response by players to this is “What’s In It For Us?” At times this may

RPGs & Stories - Making Players Care

Making Players Care

Why do we care about some games and not others? What Does Caring Mean? Simple answer: Investment The death of a loved one makes us sad because we have invested grey matter in that person. Our brains develop neurons dedicated to those people and animals we love. When a loved