Dicing With Dragons

Long before Lord of the Rings became a mainstream film, a whole generation of teenage boys were fighting imaginary battles against orcs, demons, or dragons. How do they feel about their all-consuming hobby now they've grown up?

The writer Kim Newman celebrates 30 years of Dungeons and Dragons.

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Long before Lord of the Rings became a mainstream film, a whole generation of teenage boys were fighting imaginary battles against orcs, demons, or dragons. How do they feel about their all-consuming hobby now they've grown up?

The writer Kim Newman celebrates 30 years of Dungeons and Dragons.

Long before Peter Jackson made it respectable, teenage boys fought orcas and dragons.

Long before Peter Jackson made it respectable, teenage boys fought imaginary orcas and dragons. With writer Kim Newman celebrates. From August 2004.