LitRPG and Virtual Reality
10/21/2017 4:02:28 AM Wrote: [ -> ]And what exactly is the problem with that? It just happens that their VRMMO story also falls under the LitRPG category because obviously their VRMMO has RPG styled mechanics.
I believe Canceli's point was about people whose story does not involve VRMMORPG, having the tag.
10/21/2017 3:28:30 AMcanceli Wrote: [ -> ]The problem is, some of the writers don't seem to get that, so they add both tags in.
The tags are not completely separate: a VR story with game elements can be LitRPG, but not every LitRPG will be a VR game.
11/7/2017 6:02:43 PMJazehiah Wrote: [ -> ]My frustration is that authors frequently neglect putting either of these tags on their works. They always label them as "fantasy" when in the description (and even the title) has "online" or "game," or "level up" right there.
You are free to report the fiction in question or notify the author yourself.