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Saturday, December 10 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Building Better Characters: A Tabletop RPG Guide

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New or starting out with tabletop rpgs like D&D but want to avoid the pitfalls and traps of cliche, boring, edgy characters? This panel is about making your character resonate both on and off your character sheet by marrying gameplay and narrative, finding your role in the group dynamics, and just knowing what to watch for to create more fun and compelling player characters. Whether it's sanding off the edges of a character that’s dangerous close to being a 2008 DeviantArt OC, avoiding Mary Sues, or how to handle complex and mature topics with nuance and sympathy, this panel is open to all of your character-building questions!

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Foxx des Lauriers

Foxx des Lauriers is no stranger to the stage when it comes to presenting panels at anime conventions. A Memphis native with over 11 years of experience in a wide variety of topics, Foxx combines a brutal self-deprecation and quick wit with candor, enthusiasm, and a wide depth of... Read More →


Saturday December 10, 2022 3:00pm - 4:00pm EST
Panel Room 4

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