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One of the more noticeable trends in modern pen-and-paper games is the move away from gigantic skill lists. Many are often redundant, obsolete or so specific, a more general skill would be a better pick. Cyberpunk 2020, the tabletop RPG upon which CD Projekt Red's Cyberpunk 2077 is based, has over 80 skills. Eight-zero. So, when "Personal Grooming" and "Play Instrument" are mixed in with "Submachinegun" and "Pilot", one has to wonder: what skills will CD Projekt Red dispense with to keep 2077's gameplay nice and streamlined?


If you, like me, are an evil dungeon master, you will love Dungeons & Dragons adventure Dead in Thay's map. If you are a masochistic D&D player who loves getting trapped in fiery pits with ferocious liches, you will also love it.