An average gamer is sitting at his desk, scribbling "My setting" on the first page of his notepad. He has prepared in advance: in his mind, he has a plan for the setting, its history, inklings of geography and names. He’s read some guides to creating fantasy worlds as well. He knows a lot of PnP and video game settings, has browsed the websites of complex alternate worlds, and by... [click here for more]
Don't let the other guy have all the fun! It's your game, too. Roleplaying is a contact sport, so get in there and make it happen!!!
There may be a reason why your games aren't as awesome as they could be. Could be the system, might be the GM, or possibly it's you - the player. I'm not saying this little self-help guide will turn you into the fucking boss overnight, but it's a start.
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