A role-playing game, often abbreviated to RPG or RPG (from the English role-playing game), is a game where the players take on the role of one or more characters and through conversation and dialectical exchange they create an imaginary space, where they take place. fictional, adventurous facts, in a narrative setting that can be inspired by a novel, a film or another creative, historical, realistic source as in real life or of pure invention. The rules of an RPG indicate how, when and to what extent, each player can influence the imagined space.