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Christmas Kills: The Legend of Holiday Group Collapse

Christmas Kills: The Legend of Holiday Group Collapse

December 17, 2014 4 Comments

Every year it’s the same: Players get busy, and before you know it, you don’t have a gaming group for much of November and all of December. This is a dangerous time for any gaming group, as it has the danger of completely collapsing your group, ending it permanently. It’s happened to me a few […]

Two DMs, One Table: It Works!

Two DMs, One Table: It Works!

December 15, 2014 No Comments

Last week, at our weekly D&D Encounters table, we finally tried running two DMs at the same table. I had just finished running chapter 2 of Hoard of the Dragon Queen, and Jay, the other guy, was going to run chapter 3. He had read up on the whole Dragon Hatchery section. I would be […]

RPG First Look: The D&D 5th Edition Dungeon Master’s Guide

RPG First Look: The D&D 5th Edition Dungeon Master’s Guide

December 9, 2014 No Comments

Today is the release day for the DMG, and it is incredible! Want to know what’s inside? Take a look with me!

Two Groups, One Table

Two Groups, One Table

December 1, 2014 1 Comment

What happens when you have essentially two groups at a single table? I’ve experienced it a few times in the past: One group of players has a history together, as does another group of players. While both groups may be perfectly happy to work together if it benefits them all, they will often plan tactics […]

Boil Your Miniatures for Fun… and… Profit?

Boil Your Miniatures for Fun… and… Profit?

November 24, 2014 No Comments

I’ve picked up D&D Attack Wing, and the dragons are looking… less than impressive. Not to worry! I’ve got just the thing! See the video below for how to make your prepainted miniatures more dynamic and exciting.

Two Dungeon Masters… At Once?!

Two Dungeon Masters… At Once?!

November 21, 2014 2 Comments

This week we kicked off Hoard of the Dragon Queen at the shop. The table is heavy-laden with 12 players, but we managed to get through most encounters in Greenest in Flames by splitting the group in two and going on separate missions. The game played fairly smoothly, but when the group split, I left […]

Collected Star Wars D6 Templates

Collected Star Wars D6 Templates

November 9, 2014 2 Comments

Hey, remember all of those Star Wars D6 templates I made a few years back? I’ve collected them all in one place, here. You can see all of the templates I’ve made. I’d love to hear some more of your suggestions for future templates. Which would you like to see?  

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Two DMs, One Table: It Works!

Last week, at our weekly D&D Encounters table, we finally tried running two DMs at the same table. I...

11 Players, Cragmaw Castle, 2 Hours

My 11 player table cranked through the entirety of Cragmaw Castle in only two hours. I'm very impressed. I...

Running a Big Table

Back when I was running D&D Encounters for 4th Edition (The Borderlands season), I ran a large table. We...