Many years ago I played Advanced Dungeons & Dragons with my high school buddies. Our party consisted of a spastic Fighter named Tac who carried everything with him (including a kitchen sink). Then we had a Wizard named Kara, played by a 6-foot tall burly guy. And finally, my pious Elven Cleric, Eru.
It came to pass that our party delved into a set of lost, dank caverns in search of treasure and glory. The party met all monsters and situations on the first level with gusto. But upon descending to the cavernous second level, our party met up with a group of formidable foes, causing our brave fighter to yell, "Run!"
The DM quickly…Read more