When Evangelicals said ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ killed kids

The true story of a 1980s religious obsession

Throughout the 1980s, Evangelicals widely said the fantasy game Dungeons & Dragons was Satanic and led to teen suicides.

A distraught mother, Patricia Pulling, seemed to prove it. For a decade she led a crusade against a game. I’m looking up facts, and finding a lot I didn’t expect. You won’t hear any of this in church.