14 thoughts on ““The Road goes ever on and on

  1. < ![CDATA[I played a couple sessions of that as a tweenager. I have the 2e hardcover and once planned a big campaign for it with the PCs as young conscripts to the war, but then never got to run it.]]>

  2. I remember playing this in my late teens. We were very into immersion at the time and wanted to play ‘living in the world’, so ‘gritty’ games were our thing. IIRC we ended up ‘on the run’, falsely accused of banditry, and ironically forced to become actual bandits to survive.

    What intrigues me about ‘that me’ now was the extent to which living in Middle Earth was more important than emulating the kind of adventures in the books.

  3. < ![CDATA[I remember playing this in my late teens. We were very into immersion at the time and wanted to play 'living in the world', so 'gritty' games were our thing. IIRC we ended up 'on the run', falsely accused of banditry, and ironically forced to become actual bandits to survive. What intrigues me about 'that me' now was the extent to which living in Middle Earth was more important than emulating the kind of adventures in the books.]]>