Explaining tabletop roleplaying in a way that newcomers can understand is a daunting task. I know because I’ve been attempting to do just that with this site for years.
A recent video from Shut Up & Sit Down lays out the basics of tabletop RPG in a lighthearted, engaging, approachable fashion. I’ve never come across a video that handles the subject nearly as well.
If you‘ve been wondering what the fuss around tabletop roleplaying is all about, drop everything and check out this video.