Roll Perception Plus Awareness: #7RPGS

Welcome back to Roll Perception Plus Awareness, a column about roleplaying games and their place in a genre reader’s and writer’s world. This time, I am going to tackle a meme that has been going around the RPG sphere.

#7RPGs is a meme that asks roleplayers to talk about the seven roleplaying games you have GMed or played the most and what you have learned from them. I’ve discussed a couple of these before. However, since the end of the year is a time of lists, I thought I would share my list with you.
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Roll Perception Plus Awareness: Exalted

Welcome back to Roll Perception Plus Awareness, a column about roleplaying games and their place in a genre reader’s and writer’s world.

This time, I am going to tackle a game I game master, and was also put in mind of when reading a forthcoming novel from Philippa Ballantine. And even more poignantly, the game that inspired the title of this column. This time, I am going to discuss the White Wolf game Exalted.

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