You may think an article defending Dungeons & Dragons from a Christian perspective is silly and unnecessary, but some of us grew up in religious circles that vilified — and continue to vilify — Dungeons & Dragons as a gateway to the occult. In any case, Phil Tallon does an excellent job of summing up the pros of Dungeons & Dragons (e.g., creative and interactive gameplay, communal storytelling) while addressing some of the concerns and criticisms that have surrounded the game.
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