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Plot Points

Plot Points has been discussing role-playing games as literature since 2013. The podcast takes a deep dive on the influences, origins, joys, and meaning of tabletop role-playing games. The Plot Points gang talks about new releases, old gems, and speaks with the most influential and exciting creators in the tabletop role-playing game space. 

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Feb 22, 2019

John Scott Tynes worked on some of the most innovative and engaging role-playing games produced in the 1990s. Delta GreenUnknown ArmiesCall of Cthulhu D20. Then, he was gone, disappearing from the RPG industry like a dream at dawn. Now, he's back writing for RPGs again, (see The Labyrinth) and he gave an hour of his valuable time to Plot Points for this sweaty-hot, live-as-the-internet-can-be interview!  

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