I Cast "Fomend’s Beating Sphere"
May 10, 2017 9:53 AM Subscribe
Janelle Shane, super-genius, trained a neural network to come up with new D&D spells, based on a dataset of 365 "actual" D&D spells. Highlights include Cow of Auraly, Mous of Farts, and Farming. Slate attempts valiantly to kill the joke by explaining it, including the gem "As a game designer, then, Gygax himself was a bit like the open-sourced neural network employed by Shane, trying to come up with new ideas from a familiar set of influences."
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