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- n. Plural form of simulationist.
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What is distance in if not in squares? separates the game terms too much from the in-game terms, causing cognitive dissonance for simulationists and role-players alike.
I think this is what simulationists perceive as the “bad thing” about the 4e rules.
I’d also be interested in seeing the differences between self identified dramists and simulationists; both of whom regard immersion as a motivator and would be drawn to roleplay, but from very different angles.