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Yeah, kind of a tepid approach to heroic fantasy. I think this came
about as a reaction against some of the common excesses of late 70's
D&D play, wherein the cast of thousands in "Gods, Demi-Gods and
Heroes" make regular appearances to strongarm the PC's or get killed
by mega-characters. SJ or Howard or whoever just wanted to avoid the
whole issue. <
I tend to agree. There seems to be a very strong bias in TFT against the
more 'fantastic' elements of fantasy and it seems obviously a 'backlash'
reaction to some of the more famous excesses's of D&D.
To this day, most players I know wont go near a fantasy game because of the
pain D&D has caused...
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