While I have been playing D&D since 5th grade, the best group of players I've ever gamed with was back in college. As a freshman, I hooked up with a circle of gamers (including my future wife) DM’d by a senior creative writing major. This guy was a master storyteller that spun grand, sprawling, epic adventures that had everyone blowing off their studying for weeks at a time.
We occupied the basement of our dorm every weekend and many a weeknights downing delivery pizza and cheap tacos while hacking, slashing, thinking, and bleeding our way through an adventure inspired by the writings of H.P. Lovecraft. The most fun part was that…Read more