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Submitted by EllenConning 267d ago | opinion piece

Noobist Opinion: Building Worlds Within Worlds: Role Playing in Games

A lot of people see role playing as a table-top experience. Dungeons and Dragons, Pathfinder or even Paranoia are examples that come to mind when thinking of the word. Apart from the Role Playing Game (RPG) genre, many people feel as though it’s a very separate construct from the core gamer experience, especially because of the importance of player-to-player interaction, but is it really? (Culture, Grand Theft Auto Online)

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