Book Length and What Makes LitRPG

Keywords: Word count, and the definition of LitRPG.  I’ve been reading with interest the debates in the various groups out there with regard as to how long a book should be and what defines LitRPG.  There are a number of authors out there, me included, that aren’t penning mighty tomes. I keep mine short because…

Dragon Web Online – SR Witt delivers solid gold.

Told from the point of an interview, the like of wish I never a) want to see or b) want to participate in, the story hooks you straight from the start. With an arrogant, know-it-all brother who still managed to cock-up a good thing, the protagonist looks doomed to be pushed into the role of a healer/cleric until his cowardly nature accidentally sees him being set on the path of a rogue/thief.

Some light reading suggestions

A lot of people just getting into the LitRPG genre often ask “What should I try reading?”, so I’ve created a list of books that I think are the best start to things. Mine’s on there as it’s very LitRPG light, and more LitFPS, which is a genre that will also start to gain ground.