I watch a lot of football. I play a lot of RPGs. And I've always had this theory that they're not all that different.
So I went to an NFL player—probably the only NFL player who actually plays RPGs—to see if he'd agree. He did.
"You can look at it as— everyone starts at level one, when you're entering even like peewee or high school football," said Chris Kluwe, a punter for the Minnesota Vikings and self-proclaimed RPG nerd.