[BG] Re: Gaming, Gender and Environment, (was Cindy's "Hey Gamers" forward
- <<Of course, I'm not saying that I want to get *smashed* during a
game, but a vodka-tonic or two never hurt. And hey, who *hasn't* done
tequila shots during long combat scenes?>>
Me. I can't imagine needing to drink in order to roleplay, and I
don't want my players or my gamemasters guzzling in profusion either.
That European gamers consider our cultural attitudes to pervasive
alcohol use weird is all very well and good for them, I suppose, but
probably no more significant than hypothetical Middle Eastern gamers
smoking marijuana during games.
- On Tuesday, Aug 5, 2003, at 15:07 US/Eastern, Adam Bell wrote:
> No offense intended to any of them on the list, but I have beenWhat, you mean you're not vegan?
> absolutely floored by the number of things my gaming group just doesn't
> like / is allergic to / never acquired the taste for. And I'm not
> talking about calf's brains, either.
> If you do end up making something "weird" and wanting it to be a
> surprise, then providing also something of the challenge level of
> cheese pizza might be a good bet.
[ "OK, how about a couple of slices of dry bread and a glass of water?"