I am a long time lover of games, and tabletop RPGs in particular. I was first introduced to this hobby (and way of life) through Dungeons and Dragons, and it remains my go to tabletop system. I do try to keep an open mind and believe there is something to learn from every source.
Reading, Writing, World Building, Crafting Paper Minis, Sampling Game Streams, Buying and Playing too many Video Games (Various), and Overall Nerd Culture
Gladiator, The Godfather Trilogy, Goodfellas, The Lord of the Rings, Nosferatu, Stardust, Classic Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan films, etc.
Game of Thrones, Misfits, Rick and Morty, The Sopranos, Futurama, Vikings, etc.
The Assassin and the Fool series, The Knight, The Prince of Nothing, A Wizard of Earthsea, The Book of Boy, THe Black Company, Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls, Hellblazer, etc.
Robin Hobb, George R.R. Martin, Gene Wolfe, Steven King, Neil Gaiman, Glen Cook, R. Scott Bakker, Ursula LeGuin, etc.
Dungeons and Dragons, Vampire the Masquerade, Werewolf the Apocalypse, Talisman, Dungeon, Red Dragon Inn, Mafia (Werewolf), etc.