Fantasy Freaks and Gaming Geeks
An Epic Quest for Reality Among Role Players, Online Gamers, and Other Dwellers of Imaginary Realms
ISBN10: 1599214806 ISBN13: 9781599214801 Publisher: Globe Pequot Pr Published: Sep 1 2009 Pages: 336 Weight: 1.38lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
In a blend of travelogue, pop-culture analysis, and memoir, a former role player crisscrosses the world--going to conventions, battling online monsters, camping with medieval reenactors, and more--and asks gaming and fantasy geeks how they balance their escapist urges with the kingdom of adulthood.