Five Dog NPCs That Your Game Needs

by Teline Guerra Your game is full of monsters, orcs…

May 18, 2017 Dungeon Master 2729
Throwing (Out) the Bones: The Argument for Diceless RPGs

Let’s start with something that’s a little bit country, a…

October 7, 2015 Elliott Freeman 3120
What’s the essential lesson of GM Preparation?

GM Preparation – What’s your story? So how do you…

June 24, 2015 Felix Danger 1769
Not by the Book: Homebrewing Mechanics

Heading outside the rule book in tabletop gaming is a…

February 5, 2015 Udalf Alfisol 1324
Lessons from the Indies: Raising the Stakes

In Vincent Baker’s 2005 indie RPG Dogs in the Vineyard,…

January 29, 2015 Elliott Freeman 1649
House Rules 101

Creating a good house rule is more than “just” a…

January 8, 2015 tomv 1818
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Behind the Screens: Tips for New GMs

The dice are ready, the maps are drawn, and your…

January 1, 2015 Elliott Freeman 1565
Creating Supporting NPCs

If it hasn’t become clear from previous articles, I look…

December 4, 2014 Felix Danger 1159
Dealing with Character Death

Remember watching some safe-for-kids adventure show when you were young…

November 20, 2014 Felix Danger 2208