The Battlefield

Every Dungeon Master has asked themselves the following question, “what’s the best way to run my battles?”. For some, the answer is quite simple. Just have everyone collectively imagine the encounter in their heads and when a question about distance, spacing, or the environment comes up, the DM will promptly relay that information. For others, … More The Battlefield

Balancing Mechanics and Story: A Sensitive Endeavour

As a Dungeon Master, your job is to first and foremost ensure that all of your players are having fun. Unfortunately, as any experienced Dungeon Master can attest to, this is almost always easier said than done. One of the first things I tell people who have never played Dungeons & Dragons, if you want … More Balancing Mechanics and Story: A Sensitive Endeavour