Ready to move beyond just 'win or lose'? This collection of essays by RPGnet columnist David Goodner provides tips on creating and playing memorable roleplaying games. Players can add that extra 'oomph' that makes GMs sit up and take notice, GMs can add realism to their NPCs, and everyone can enjoy a good read. The Play's the Thing is our first RPGnet collaboration, publishing the best of the web as print collections. Play better characters and have more fun!