Lord of the Rings is more or less the foundation of modern D&D. The latter rose from the former, although the two are now so estranged that to reunite them would be an act of savage madness. Imagine a gaggle of modern hack-n-slash roleplayers who had somehow never been exposed to the original Tolkien mythos, and then imagine taking those players and trying to introduce them to Tolkien via a D&D campaign.
– Shamus, Thursday, Sep 7, 2006
Geez, and I thought Steam Rewind was a kick to the emotional balls, this shit makes that shit look like a cakewalk. Man, it would be so much easier not to miss him so god damn bad if he was less funny and awesome. Damn it Dad!
I don’t have much to say on the ‘I remember this strip!’ line of thought, yet. I will later, I do remember him working on some of these, but I was eight when this first strip came out and was probably busy committing minor felonies and picking my nose. Ah, childhood.
I can say I do remember his actual D&D campaigns from around this time. If, that is, by remembering I mean vaguely recalling dad having some old as-the-hills Early twenties. losers My uncles and their friends. come over once a week Month? Year? IDK man, at that point I think I was still measuring time in Veggie Tales episodes. and shouting a whole lot. They ate a lot of Combos and drank a lot of Mountain Dew. I wanted nothing more than to be at that table with them, but apparently, that particular table was deemed ‘not-child-appropriate’, rude ENTIRELY CORRECT..
 Early twenties.
 My uncles and their friends.
 Month? Year? IDK man, at that point I think I was still measuring time in Veggie Tales episodes.
 ENTIRELY CORRECT.
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