Encounter Summoning

When running a role playing game one of the major tasks for the game master is to bring encounters to the players. Here is my summary of the various methods I have used over the years. Random This is an improvised encounter method. The original and simplest of all methods, also very low prep. You …

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All Us Gamers Inner Core Rules

All Us Gamers

Ok, its been a while since I posted here. Its not my fault. The dog ate my homework. There was a police raid. Australia is on fire. A volcano erupted. ITS NOT MY FAULT. Well, it is a bit, but I have also been beavering away on a new role playing game. All Us Gamers. …

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Map of both Trivale and Polemar

Constructing an Open Table Campaign for D&D 5e: An update

Back to Part 3 We are up to session 12, we have two dungeon masters running regularly (Andras is running the Trivale domain next door to Polemar), we have two new dungeon masters in training, we had 16 players at the last session and 6 others with characters who didn't happen to show up that …

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Constructing an Open Table Campaign for D&D 5e part 3

Back to Part 2 Spoiler Alert: If you are a player in the open table games you should not read this if you do not wish to spoil any sense of suspense, or to lesson the enjoyment of revelation during exploration. You have been warned. The big day for the first public flight of this …

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Constructing an Open Table Campaign for D&D 5e part 2

Spoiler Alert: If you are a player in the open table games you should not read this if you do not wish to spoil any sense of suspense, or to lesson the enjoyment of revelation during exploration. You have been warned. Following on from Part 1 the next step was to work out some specifics …

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Constructing an Open Table Campaign for D&D 5e part 1

Spoiler Alert: If you are a player in the open table games you should not read this if you do not wish to spoil any sense of suspense, or to lesson the enjoyment of revelation during exploration. You have been warned. This year I am creating a campaign for Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition that …

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