From: No Game No Life ep.1 timestamp: 21:10

Context: The characters are ruminating on being stuck in the parallel world.

(空)なあ 白。



Official translation:

Why would they ever want to do that?

Can somebody please explain what's going on in としたんだ? I've tried looking up とする but nothing seems to fit the meaning of this sentence. And also, how come it attaches to the volitional form of the verb?


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