Out of print role-playing games, sometimes referred to as ‘dead games’, do you still play them? Do you need to play the latest and greatest?
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Topic of Discussion
Misdirected Mark talked about death mechanics in their ep 153 and that got me thinking about Dead Games so I figured Sean and I would talk about ‘em.
Dead Games: A game that is no longer in print and/or supported
- What’s your favorite dead game?
- Do you still play it?
- What’s the fun in playing a dead game?
- Do you need the “support” from the creator/publisher?
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