I didn’t know it would be like this. I’m still taking baby steps into the world of tabletop gaming and a lot has already changed.
Over the last few weeks I’ve become somewhat infatuated with board games. In many ways it’s a rekindled flame. I had a brief dalliance with pen and paper RPG adventures in my youth, and I did enjoy a good family-around-the-table board game or two.
The game was chosen, the characters given life, the dimmed lights and unhealthy snacks were on standby and the ball was all set to roll on our inaugural family jaunt into tabletop role playing action via Pathfinder. Everything should have been so simple.
Welcome to the first of what will be a run of features based on my new adventures in tabletop RPG gaming. Over this run of articles I hope to take you along for the ride as I attempt to embrace a world that I never quite reached as a child and share the stories formed…