The Adventure Zone

The D&D Movie Will Be Terrible by Jefferson Geiger

While driving back to the Valley from Albuquerque Sunday afternoon I listened to a variety of podcasts. I rarely play music on long drives because it’s too easy to get distracted. Podcasts, like news radio or audiobooks, keep me engaged and focused. My favorite one of the trip was “The Adventure Zone,” a show about the McElroy brothers playing the pen-and-paper game “Dungeons and Dragons” with their father. Two days prior I watched online the creators of The Penny Arcade Expo play the game live in front of thousands. The pair of events got me thinking about other “D&D” adaptations and how the upcoming feature film will fail.

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