by NICK MIZER In this episode of Spot Check I talk about how the Old School Renaissance in tabletop gaming…
How doing anthropology is sometimes, but should not be, like being a dungeonmaster. (Video after the jump)
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In which I give an update on my research progress and think about the Quantum Ogre in terms of the power dynamic between players, dungeon masters, and game worlds.
In which I talk about different types of relationships expressed through gaming, generalized reciprocity, and the porousness of boundaries.