Before, I was labelled many things. A nerd, a geek, a weirdo, a freak. I was accused of being in league with Satan, or of performing black magic.
All because, a couple nights a week, I’d get together with some friends and play an RPG. I had a default half-elf female barbarian archetype I tended to gravitate towards.
But now? Now, after the fall of civilisation, and the reversion back to an agrarian society, suddenly I’m well liked and respected, honored even, because of my skills.
Making good entertainment with just dice and imagination is hard for most people, see…