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Congratulations! Your PC is Pregnant!

The Dungeon Master is back with another awesome gaming question!  Our illustrious reader asks: How do you feel about pregnant characters? How do you handle it and what does it change in-game? This question comes at an appropriately awesome time, because my … Continue reading

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Puzzles and Traps in Roleplaying Games

After a week off, I’m back with some good old-fashioned Dungeon Master advice: I’m a newer DM and I’ve really enjoyed your blog over the last few months as, along with other blogs I follow, you have given plenty of … Continue reading

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Dungeon Master and Apprentice: Passing on the Craft, Part III

This Tuesday I bring you the final piece on the basics of being a Dungeon Master: effectively utilizing Player Input. How do you teach someone to DM who has a completely different style from you? I am an off-the-cuff DM; … Continue reading

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Dungeon Master and Apprentice: Passing on the Craft, Part II

Today I bring you Part II on the basics of being a Dungeon Master, and how we can teach these essential skills to new DMs.  The third and final part will be out next Tuesday: How do you teach someone to … Continue reading

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Dungeon Master and Apprentice: Passing on the Craft, Part I

This week we take a closer look at the basics of being a Dungeon Master, and how we can teach these essential skills to new DMs.  At first I was naive enough to think I could answer this question in … Continue reading

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Like a Virgin

Once again, I’m writing a bonus blog, not because I have questions to spare (because I don’t, so give me more), but because I think this is an important question, and don’t feel like waiting to write a response: Hey … Continue reading

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I, God

This week we take a closer look at a recurring theme (Also, give us more questions): I’m currently GMing a Play-by-Post game, and in a situation where according to my plans a certain NPC should be assassinated, one of the … Continue reading

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