So, how many of you guys roleplay? I have a short story to tell you.
Long ago, long before I was on DeviantART, I was just starting out on the internet at like 12 years old. It was the time of Warriors AMVs and the New Llama song, when blogs were big and memes were just the piano cat and dramatic chipmunk. Anyway, in this far away time, I created a few roleplay websites using Webs.com. They were very stupid and only my IRL friends did it with me, but I worked really hard on them and spent a lot of time making them. I had so much fun with those.
Well, after that, I'd totally forgotten that those were a thing. I was trying to think of something interactive to do with my art, and I remembered roleplay websites.
(To briefly explain what a roleplay website is: pretty much you create an account, pretend to be a character, and then travel the site's locations to either chat or thread your own spontaneous story along with others, narrating yourself.)
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