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The lonliest want-ad

Sometimes when I think about ideal players, I'm reminded of a quote from Wilhuff Tarkin:

"[They] are extinct, their fire has gone out of the universe. You, my friend, are all that's left of their religion."

Players who relish mechanics rather than resent them, and savor the detail and intricacyPlayers who live for the story, but like to let it happen rather than dictate itPlayers who inhabit their characters fully during playPlayers whose characters are original and not either one dimensional or thinly veiled versions of existing fictional charactersPlayers willing eschew inside jokes, puns and the like in favor of humor that arises naturally from their characters and their playPlayers who take things seriously, but know that doesn’t have to mean somber or boring, but rather involved and investedPlayers who are willing to take chances, who know how to plan without aiming for absolute risk avoidancePlayers who create characters that inhabit the game world and wh…

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