Nov. 20, 2020

Roles


The second international episode! I'm joined by Howie, a.k.a the Blue Collar DM, and hooo boy do we hit some big topics. Everything from representing the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, to how to role play earnestly, and staying honest to yourself.

  • 03:47 - DM Facilitation of party role composition
  • 12:56 - Class stereotypical roles
  • 23:48 - How the role of the DM differs from the players
  • 28:34 - Disassociation and 'my guy' syndrome
  • 39:14 - Ebb & flow
  • 43:01 - Presumptions of role playing classes
  • 48:02 - The role of NPCs
  • 62:30 - Sincere role playing and earnest characters

Intro Music: 'Local Forecast' by Kevin MacLeod
Intermission Music: 'Chill' by Kevin MacLeod
Outro Music: 'Local Forecast - Elevator' by Kevin MacLeod