Monthly Archives: September 2011

Eagles!? We don’t need no stinkin’ Eagles!

First, I just wanted to say thanks to everyone that answered my call to arms! (i.e. my plea for questions).  You guys rock!  And everyone keep in mind, we ALWAYS need questions.  So keep them coming!  This week we have … Continue reading

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For the Love of the DM

Hello loyal readers!  I just wanted to write a quick note to you all saying thanks for reading and asking questions, and making Ask the DM exist.  But that being said, a write-in advice style blog can’t exist without the … Continue reading

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Fun With Wenches: NPCs and Improv

Before we get to today’s question, I just wanted to say: Send more questions!  Remember, roleplaying is what I love, but knowing everything is what I do.  Your questions can literally be about anything, and I guarantee you a correct … Continue reading

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Those Blundering PCs: Keeping your NPCs alive

For this week’s bonus blog, B. Lynn asks: How do you reveal in game NPCs that the players should NOT mess with? This is certainly an important topic, and one that can be handled in a variety of different ways, … Continue reading

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Combat & Tactics for Cheaters

This week we take a closer look at combat and tactics from the roleplaying side of things (as opposed to the technical rule side): Hi again, A thought came to mind recently and I thought I would submit this as … Continue reading

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Pick up the Pace: Keeping Our Players Enthralled

Here’s another question for the Thursday Bonus Blog from our favorite Dungeon Master: How do you increase the pace of a story when it seems to be dragging? -B. Lynn This is unfortunately something that happens more frequently than most … Continue reading

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Satan, Geeks and D&D

This week we take at look at Dungeons & Dragons in the media as I tackle a question from a fellow blogger.  Also, WordPress is spazzing out and so I was unable to include any links in the blog although I … Continue reading

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