Originally Posted by Roq
I think that the quality of RPGs, to a large extent, depends on the quality of their writing, plot and pacing. Get those wrong and the other mechanics don't really matter. That's the primary reason, I think that Baldur's Gate 1&2 were so good. Am hoping that Project Eternity, which seems promising, doesn't make the mistake of making the story/plot an afterthought, just to fit into their mechanics.