After months of kicking the idea around, I picked up a boxed campaign and started a mighty quest with my college roommates. I let the guys pick out their pre-made characters, but one guy got the short end of the stick.
Zach became the Warrior, the last role he would have chosen for himself. He was a physics major, an aspiring philosopher, and an extreme environmentalist (our compost heap out back could tell you that). However, he took it with a grin and got into the role, the excitement to play overwhelming his distaste for the role.
The first encounter left the group with a pile of dead Kobolds. As rest of the group began to fan…Read more