Lessons Learned: Running Campaigns Involving "The Chosen One"

Post by Peter Watson-Wailes

rpg, gm tips, d&d

Main picture: Alice in wonderland by Gordon Tarpley Please note: The Usual Disclaimer applies as always. In a post I put up recently on popular films as inspiration for campaigns, there were a few comments in the comments around the community from people which were basically this: I wouldn't want…

From the Community: Clarifications to & Lesser Known D&D Rules

Post by Peter Watson-Wailes

d&d, gm tips, player tips, tabletop gaming, rpg

LemonLord7 and Ripper62 from Reddit compiled these a large set of clarifications to and lesser-known rules. I thought I'd organise the list, find the sources and tidy up the answers a little. Hopefully you'll find it a useful resource for next time there's an debate. Spells Many spells can only…

GM Tips: Keeping Player's Engaged

Post by Peter Watson-Wailes

tabletop gaming, rpg, gm tips

Main picture: A Handbook of Rome and the Campagna Please note: The Usual Disclaimer applies as always. When it comes to running any tabletop RPG, be that D&D or Numenera, Call of Cthulhu or Paranoia, the touchstone for you as a GM has to be this: Keep your…