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Why More Black Women Should Play Tabletop RPGs

If you don’t read the blog Black Girl Nerds, you should. Today, they’ve got an awesome article up by Lauren Frazier. [1] It’s about why more black women should play tabletop RPGs. It’s a great article detailing some of the issues and benefits about joining a group where you are the minority.

Article here: https://blackgirlnerds.com/black-women-play-tabletop-rpgs/ [1]

“Unfortunately, the barrier entering tabletop RPGs can be quite high for Black women, when compared to video game RPGs. When you think of Dungeons and Dragons, most people picture a group of nerds who look something like the cast of The Big Bang Theory or the gang from Stranger Things huddled around a table in Mike’s basement.”


A screenshot of the Black Girl Ners Page, showing 3 black femal nerds around a text logo. Farther down the page are an image of dice and the title of the article [1]