A Midsummer Night’s Game: Shakespearean Faeries in RPGs
Phil Nicholls blogs at Tales of a GM, where he writes about narrative gaming, faster prep and more story. He is currently running a HeroQuest Glorantha campaign in a home-brew setting. Phil has written for Johnn Four’s Roleplaying Tips newsletter and has a selection of self-published pdfs.
This essay is taken from the archives at Tales of a GM.
This essay examines Shakespeare’s most fantastical play: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (1596). Does this 421-year old play have anything of interest for the GM of today?
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
The exact date of this play is unclear, but it was probably first performed in 1595 or 1596...Read More