RonO (rono_60103) wrote,
RonO
rono_60103

So, when did the term "RPG," or "Role Playing Game" get stolen from the family of paper and pencil games that started with Dungeons and Dragons, to be used on video games featuring characters?


As a long time player of D&D and its kin, I'm always a bit startled at how many people use the term exclusively in relationship to video games.

Subscribe

  • Life Report/Trip Report

    When last I posted way at the other end of this surprisingly long February, I had a job, and a potential house.  Since then, Tara and I have packed…

  • Life Updates

    For the few people who only see my updates from my blog (or LiveJournal which mirrors my blog), here are a couple of updates on my life: 1: I have…

  • Transitions

    This morning, I was called into a meeting with my bosses boss.  As soon as he asked for the meeting, I was pretty sure what the meeting was about,…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments