The Mercer Effect is a Cop-out

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Episode #5 – Many Tabletop Roleplayers, especially Game-Masters, have cited the “Mercer Effect” (where their players unreasonably expect the GM to be as solid and professional as Matt Mercer of “Critical Role”) as the cause of their group’s woes. I have been there myself, but that said, it’s an absolute cop-out. Let’s discuss why.

Music: “Celebration” by Alexander Nakarada (www.serpentsoundstudios.com)
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