The second word for #RPGaDAY 2019 is (insert bated breath) “UNIQUE“.
Day two is already throwing us one heck of a curve ball. I’ve been racking my brain for something suitably relevant. By definition, unique means “being the only one of its kind; unlike anything else.”
It’s the ‘unlike anything else’ that’s throwing me. The very nature of rpgaday lends itself to a binding thread. Nothing we discuss here can truly be ‘unlike anything else’ because we share the commonality of the tabletop experience.
So, let’s come as close as we can.
Once of the mechanics I’ve been working on in my Occult Detective: The Roleplaying Game project is a type of Spirit Board simulation. Here’s my initial prototype, therefore somewhat unique.
For that matter, Occult Detective: The Roleplaying Game is a singular prototype, so can be construed as unique, at least until it goes into production…
— Bob Freeman