Daily Thoughts 115: Mice and Mystics

Author's selfieGetting things done today, hanging out studying, reading, watching lectures, and playing an incredibly complicated, cute, and involved RPG—Mice & Mystics. Playing the game wasn’t just for fun (though it was that), it was also for a class assignment. Yep, I got to play a tabletop game for class today!

Mice & Mystics

Thanks to Wil Wheaton’s Tabletop on YouTube, we’ve discovered many fun games. This one combines RPG and tabletop elements into a fun fantasy adventure. A complicated adventure. For a sense of that, check out the first video on how to play.

We took pictures and stopped playing. Why? Because figuring it all out made my brain hurt! I gradually developed a headache and needed a break so we stopped after clearing the first room, flipping it and starting on the next, leaving our mice in the raging waters below and surrounded by cockroaches.

Daily Sketch Challenge

Mice and Mystics sketchInspired by the game, I attempted a short sketch. I didn’t get as far as I’d have liked. The weird thing? The unoccupied hammock chair moving in the background. Spooky.