A Socialist Reads the Hobbit Part 7: Riddles in the Dark

The Hobbit has grown in popularity in many ways, but one of the most surprising started in the Seventies.  That was when the game Dungeons and Dragons emerged.  This was very much a cult thing, I can remember that there was a small group of us at school who knew about and enjoyed D and D.  There was another small group who knew about and loathed D and D.  But most were totally unaware of it, which gave it a delicious exclusive feel.

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